Farming Rural 12

Glendale Tucker

August 19, 1933 ~ October 28, 2020 (age 87)


Funeral service for Glendale Tucker, age 87, of Cumby will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Monday, November 2, 2020 at Murray-Orwosky Funeral Chapel with Bob Woodworth and Randy Hicks officiating.  Interment with will follow at Pleasant Grove Cemetery, Cumby.  Visitation will be held from 5 to 7 PM on Sunday, November 1, 2020 at Murray-Orwosky Funeral Chapel.  Mr. Tucker passed away on Wednesday, October 28, 2020 at Sulphur Springs Health and Rehab.

Glendale was born on August 19, 1933 in Emblem, TX to Harley and Eva Lee Tucker.  He married Myra Flo Jetton in 1959 and then Kathy Speight, both preceded him in death.  Glendale served in the US Navy.  He spent his life as a farmer.  Glendale was a member of Mt. Zion Baptist Church.

He is survived by his son, Buff Tucker and wife, Fleta of Cumby; grandchildren, Trevor Greene, Veronica Greene, Russell Weatherford; great grandchild, Jaxson Greene; sister, Odell Tarpley.

Glendale was preceded in death by his parents; wives; sisters, Hazel Gregor, Fern Hill, Ann Earwood; brothers, H.W. Tucker, Warren Tucker, James Tucker and Cullen Tucker.

Memorials can be made to Mt. Zion Baptist Church, 15175 State Highway 11 W, Cumby, TX 75433

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November 1, 2020

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Murray - Orwosky Funeral Chapel (TX)

Funeral Service
November 2, 2020

11:00 AM
Murray - Orwosky Funeral Chapel, Sulphur Springs
419 Gilmer St
Sulphur Springs, TX 75482

Interment following funeral service
November 2, 2020

Pleasant Grove Cemetery, Cumby, TX

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