Mrs. Adah Tucker Obituary

Funeral Services Today for Mrs. Tucker

Funeral services will be held today for Mrs. Adah Tucker, 81, who passed away early Tuesday morning in the Mead hospital following a long illness.

The services will be held in the Minneola Christian Church at 3:00 p. m. with Frank Combs, minister, officiating.

Miss Virginia Barnes and Mrs. Frank Combs will sing "Saved by Grace" and "Rock of Ages."  Mrs. Morris Kennedy will be the organist.

Pall bearers will be the grandsons of Mrs. Tucker:  Glen Gish, Donald Pittman, Howard Shelton, Randle Shelton, Roy Dean Dupree and Richard Tucker.

Mrs. Tucker was born March 20, 1875, in Hart County, Kentucky.

She was married to J. J. Tucker in 1892, and moved to Clark County in 1916.  The couple lived in Dodge City for a short time and moved to Minneola in 1942.

Mr. Tucker preceded her in death June 8, 1948.  Mrs. Tucker was a member of the Christian Church in Minneola.

Survivors include nine children, Frank of Minneola, Walter of Elizabeth Town, Ky., Mrs. S. F. Gish of Garden City; Mrs. Clyde Pittman of Liberal; Mrs. Clarence Shelton of Chanute; Mrs. Nile Unger of Satanta; Mrs. Otho Ball of Plains; Mrs. James Toward of Tucson, Ariz.; and Mrs. Lewis Roberts of St. John.


The Minneola Record, June 7, 1956

Submitted by David Gish in 2005.



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