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Oreta Ann Tucker, 66, Russell County, KY (1946-2012)

She was born on New Years Day in Russell Springs, Russell County, KY and died in Russell Springs, Russell County, KY, 66 years later, with most of her family nearby - in Russell Springs. She was a homemaker and leaves one direct living descendant.

Oreta Ann Tucker, A.B. Roy Road, Russell Springs, KY, died Wednesday, October 17, 2012, at 5:48pmCT, at the Russell County Hospital, Russell Springs, KY.

Funeral services will be at 1pmCT, Saturday, October 20, 2012, at Wilson Funeral Home, 391 E. Steve Wariner Drive, Russell Springs, KY, with Bro. Tony Stephens officiating. Burial will be in the Russell Springs City Cemetery. Visitation will be after 12pm noon CT, Saturday, until the hour of the funeral.

Oreta Ann Tucker, 66, Russell County, KY (1946-2012)

She was born January 1, 2012, in Russell Springs, Russell County, KY. She was the daughter of the late Colonus McElroy and the late Olma Foley McElroy. She died Wednesday, October 17, 2012, in Russell Springs, Russell County, KY, at the age of 66 years, 9 months, and 16 days.

She was a homemaker.

She is survived by the following:
  • One daughter: Karen Tucker, Russell Springs, KY

  • Five sisters: Betty Stephens, Mt. Orab, Ohio; and Jean Popplewell, Patsi Hare, Edna Wilson, and Donna Guffey, all of Russell Springs, KY

  • Two brothers: Darry McElroy and Dolas McElroy, both of Russell Springs, KY
Wilson Funeral Home, 391 E. Steve Wariner Drive, Russell Springs, KY, in charge of arrangements.

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