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Ann Tucker, 82, Campbellsville, KY (1940-2023)

Ann Tucker, of Campbellsville, the daughter of the late William Logan and Myrtle (Akin) Murphy, was born December 18, 1940 in Marked Tree, Arkansas and departed this life on Tuesday, November 7, 2023 in Campbellsville. She was 82 years of age.

The funeral service for Ann Tucker will be held at 11amET on Tuesday, November 14, 2023, in the chapel of the L.R. Petty Funeral Home, 1765 New Columbia Rd., Campbellsville, KY, with Bro. Ray Hollenbach and Bro. Ray Roberts officiating.

Burial will follow in the Cane Valley Cemetery.

The family requests visitation from 5pmET until 8pmET on Monday at the funeral home.

She had made a profession of faith in Christ and attended the Vineyard Campbellsville.

She was a former employee of Fruit of the Loom and ran a daycare for over forty years being called "Aunt Ann" by many children that she cared for.

Ann enjoyed being a seamstress, watching Judge Judy, working crossword puzzles, gardening, spending time with grandchildren and cooking. She enjoyed her conversations with family and friends.

Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by thirteen brothers and sisters.

Survivors include her husband: Bobby Tucker, whom she married October 10, 1959; three children: Cindy Russell and husband Tommy, Greg Tucker and wife Meme and Josh Tucker and wife Dr. Summer.

Also ten grandchildren: Ryan (Kelly) Russell, Kellen (Chad) Forsyth, Dr. Griffin (Dezi) Tucker, Chloe (Stephen) Olliges, Wes (Alexus) Tucker, Jane Tucker and fiance Nathan Schweikhart, Witman, Finley, Chamberlain and Millie Tucker; twelve great-grandchildren; a special friend: Candy May and a host of other relatives and friends.

Memorials are suggested to the Galilean Children's Home or Hosparus of Green River, which can be made in person at the funeral home.

L.R. Petty Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be left at

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Ann Tucker, 82, Campbellsville, KY (1940-2023)

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