Born 6-29-1932 -- Died 8-13-2004
Troy J. Tucker, 72, of Salem, Ark., son of the late James Tom and Zelma Edith Chadwick Tucker, was born June 29, 1932, in Agnos, Ark. He died Aug. 13, 2004, at Salem.
He married Thelma Elliott May 23, 1976, in Norman, Okla., He spent his working years as a husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather and a mechanic in a sewing factory.
Survivors include his wife, Thelma Tucker of Salem; a step-son, Gary Clayton of Salem; a daughter, Connie Hammond of Sacramento, Calif.; two step-daughters -- Becky Harber of West Palm Beach, Fla., and Vicki Fowlkes of Salem; a sister, Maverine Turner of Edmond, Okla.; five grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, three sisters and a brother.
The graveside funeral service was Aug. 14, at Salem Cemetery with John Hodges officiating. Interment was in Salem Cemetery in Salem with arrangements under the direction of Barker Funeral Home of Salem.