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Duella L. Tucker

June 3, 1927 June 3, 2019
Duella L. Tucker
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Obituary for Duella L. Tucker

Duella L. Tucker, age 92, of Sullivan, Missouri passed away June 3, 2019 at Life Care Center of Sullivan.

Duella L. was born on June 3, 1927 in Kirkwood, Missouri, the daughter of Roland and Cleo (Johnson) McFarland. She grew up and attended school in Kirkwood, and went to work at a bank. Duella was united in marriage to James William Tucker, Sr. on March 12, 1949 and they started their life together in Sullivan. The Tuckers were blessed with three children: James, Jr., Jack and Victoria. Bill and Duella owned and operated the Ford Dealership for many years. Duella raised the children while Bill ran the dealership. After retirement, she and Bill enjoyed dining out and traveling together, spending many winters in Florida. Duella loved to shop! She will be missed by her family and many friends.

Duella is survived by three children: James W. Tucker, Jr. of Lorida, FL, Jack L. Tucker and wife, Bernice (“Niecy”), of Salem, MO, and Victoria Reed of Sullivan, MO; four grandchildren: Tammy Barkey and husband, Mark, of Tuscaloosa, AL, Tiffany Weiskopf and husband, Chris, of Sullivan, MO, James Reed of Tulsa, OK, and Brian Reed and wife, Jessica, of Sullivan, MO; 9 great-grandchildren; one sister, Betty, of Illinois; nieces & nephews, other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her husband, James “Bill” Tucker, Sr.; and her parents, Roland and Cleo (Johnson) McFarland.

Graveside Services will be conducted 9:45 AM, Friday, June 7, 2019 at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery in St. Louis, MO.

All arrangements were under the care of the Eaton Funeral Home of Sullivan & Bourbon, MO.

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9:45 AM 6/7/2019 9:45:00 AM
Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery

2900 Sheridan Rd.
St. Louis, MO 63125

Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery
2900 Sheridan Rd. St. Louis 63125 MO
United States

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