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Herman Tucker, 59, Knifley, well-known gospel singer

Herman Tucker. 59, 30 England-Cook Road, Knifley, KY (the Knifley Community) passed away Thursday, November 18, 2004, at his home, after a long illness.

The funeral service will be Saturday, November 20, 2004, at 1:00 p.m., at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, 210 Greensburg St., Columbia, KY.

Mr. Tucker was a disabled auto collision repairman and a member of the Old Paths Chapel in Kinfley, KY. He and his family sang gospel music for several years with the Tucker Family and The Glad Priase Singers.

He is survived by his father, Oconal Tucker, Knifley, KY, and was preceded in death by his mother, Gussie Emma Perkins Tucker, in 1999.

Besides his father, he is survived by his wife, Pauletta Warren Tucker, Knifley, KY, and the following:
  • One son: Chief Warrant Officer Two James Tucker, Campbellsville, KY
  • One daughter: Deedra Bray and her husband, Bobby, Casey Creek, KY
  • Two brothers: Sam Tucker and Danny Tucker, both of Knifley, KY
  • Three sisters: Joene Tucker
  • , Treva Warren, and Mae Sneed, all of Knifley, KY
  • Two grandchildren: Specialist B.J. Bray, stationed in Iraq; and Paul Lee Bray, Campbellsville, KY
Interment will be in the Robinson Chapel Cemetery, Knifley, KY.

The family requests visitation after 3:30 p.m., Friday, November 19, 2004, at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, 210 Greensburg Street, Columbia, KY.

Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home is in charge of funeral arrangements.

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