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Jeraldene (Deanie) Tucker, 71, Adair Co., KY (1939-2011)

She was a member of a large, highly regarded North Adair County family. She attended Bloomington Chapel Brethren in Christ Church and was retired from the Adair County School System. She was beloved by many students who attended Knifley Grade Center, where she had served as a teacher's aide for many years.

Jeraldene "Deanie" Tucker, 71, of the Pellyton community, died Monday, May 30, 2011 at Taylor Regional Hospital in Campbellsville, KY.

The funeral service will be Thursday June 2, 2011 at 10amCT at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsville ST, Columbia, KY, with Bro. Stacey Tucker and Bro. Ralph Foster officiating with burial in Dunbar Cemetery in Knifley. KY. Visitation will be after 3pmCT, Wednesday at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home.

Jeraldene (Deanie) Tucker, 71, Adair Co., KY (1939-2011)

She was born Friday, July 7, 1939 in Adair Co., KY. She was the daughter of the late James Rufus and Villa Lee Dunbar Feese. She died May 30, 2011, in Campbellsville, Taylor Co., KY, at the age of 71 years, 10 months, and 23 days.

She attended Bloomington Chapel Brethren in Christ Church and was retired from the Adair County School System. She was a teacher's aide at Knifley Grade Center for the school system.

Survivors include the following:
  • Her husband: Kermit Roscoe Tucker of Pellyton, KY

  • Four sons: Rocky and Clayton Tucker both of Knifley, Bryan Tucker of Campbellsville, Stacey Tucker of Edinburgh, IN

  • Two daughters: Georgina Coffey of Campbellsville, Millie Foster of Columbia, KY

  • One brother: Mickey Feese of Columbia, KY

  • Five sisters: Ludora Perkins of Knifley, Dellie Johnson, Betty White, Laverne Kennon and Maudye Hovious all of Campbellsville, KY

  • Twelve grandchildren

  • Two step grandchildren

  • Ten great grandchildren
Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsville ST, Columbia, KY in charge of arrangements.

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