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Mrs. Dulcie Mae Slinker Tucker, Green Co., KY (1919-2011)

She was the matriarch of a large, highly regarded Green Co., KY, family. She leaves 99 direct living descendants. She was a member of the South Greensburg Baptist Church and was a homemaker
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Mrs. Dulcie Mae Slinker Tucker, 92, Greensburg, KY, departed this life on Friday, July 8, 2011 at the Golden Living Center-Green Hill, in Greensburg, KY.

The funeral services for Mrs. Dulcie Mae Slinker Tucker will be conducted at 2pmCT, Tuesday, July 12, 2011 at the Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home, 206 S. Main ST, Greensburg, KY, with burial to follow in the Ennis-Perkins Cemetery in Green County. Bro. Garnett JR Tucker, Bro. Carlos Compton, and Bro. Gilbert Larimore will be officiating. Visitation is requested from 5pm-9pmCT., Monday, July 11, 2011, at the Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home and after 7amCT, Tuesday until time of the funeral service.

Pallbearers: Sammy Blakeman, Brian Blakeman, Kevin Williams, Russ Slinker, Wade Tucker, Tim Slinker, Jason Slinker, and Mike Slinker.

Mrs. Dulcie Mae Slinker Tucker, Green Co., KY (1919-2011)

Mrs. Dulcie Mae Slinker Tucker was the daughter of the late Oscar Davis and Lula Berry Davis. She was born on Wednesday, March 19, 1919 in Green Co., KY, and departed this life on Friday, July 8, 2011 in Greensburg, Green Co., KY. She was 92 years, 3 months and 19 days of age.

She had made a profession of faith in Christ and was a member of the South Greensburg Baptist Church and was a homemaker.

She united in marriage to Donald Russell Slinker who preceded her in death in January of 1975. She later united in marriage to Garnett A. Tucker who also preceded her in death on June 17, 2002.

Survivors include the following:
  • Her children: Curtis W. and Alice Slinker, Betty Ann Judd all of Greensburg, KY; Bro. Garnett JR Tucker of Louisville, KY; Tony Tucker of Greensburg, KY; Goldenia Padilla of Florida, Boneva Slinker of Greensburg, KY; and Cozella Williams and Madonna Slinker both of Louisville, KY

  • Thirty grandchildren

  • Fifty-two great grandchildren

  • Eight great great grandchildren

  • And a host of other relatives and friends
Mrs. Tucker was also preceded in death by a son: Talmadge Tucker; and two brothers: Chester Davis and Lester Davis.

The Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home, 206 S. Main ST, Greensburg, KY, in charge of arrangements.

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Dulcie Mae Slinker Tucker, Green Co., KY (1919-2011)

2011-07-11 - 206 S. Main ST, Greensburg, KY - Photo from Cowherd & Parrott Funeral Home.
Dulcie Mae Slinker Tucker, Green Co., KY (1919-2011)

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