Glendale Tucker

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Glendale Tucker

Funeral service for Glendale Tucker, 87, of Cumby will be held 11 a.m. Monday, Nov. 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 5-7 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 1, 2020 at Murray-Orwosky Funeral Chapel.

Mr. Tucker passed away Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2020 at Sunny Springs Health and Rehab.

Glendale was born Aug. 19, 1933 in Emblem, Texas to Harley and Eva Lee Tucker. He married Myra Jo 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 and Veronica Greene, Russell Weatherford; great grandchild, Jaxson Greene; and sister, Odell Tarpley.

Glendale was preceded in death by his parents; wives; sisters, Hazel Gregor, Fern Hill and Ann Earwood; and 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

Arrangements under the direction of Murray-Orwosky Funeral Home.

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