Lula Smith Tucker  


Mrs. Lula Tucker Dies at Home of Daughter

Mrs. Lula Smith Tucker, 81, widow of James Tucker, died at 7:10 o'clock Wednesday morning at the home of a daughter, Mrs. Hurdle Black at Cropper.

Mrs. Tucker was a native of Shelby County and was held in high esteem by all who knew and loved her.  Of a pleasing personality she easily made friends.

Besides Mrs. Black, she is survived by another daughter, Mrs. E. W. Jackson, Cropper; four sisters, Mrs. Harry Hudson, Pleasureville; Mrs. Peter Hower and Mrs. Carrie Burgin, Shelby; Mrs. Edna Baker, Louisville; one brother, George Smith, Louisville; four granddaughters, Mrs. Foree Kelley, Shelby; Mrs. Sidney Wilson, Louisville; Miss Emma Louise Jackson, Cropper; and Miss Nellie Jackson, Louisville, and a grandson, Marvin Black, Cropper.

Funeral services will be conducted this morning at 11 o'clock at the Cropper Christian Church by the Rev. Clarence Johnson, Rev. Luther Sloan and the rev. Minor Bottom.  Interment will follow in the Pleasureville Cemetery..

Pallbearers will be Messrs. Pryor Hower, Christie Scobee, Jack and Harry Bryant, Emmett Kitson and T. L. Jackson.

SOURCE OF INFORMATION:  I believe this was in the Shelby County Paper, but uncertain of its name at the time. Submitted by Mark Stigers, a relation to the deceased.


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