Maude I. Tucker
Maude I. Tucker, 91, of Mt. Vernon died 11:55 a.m. July 10, 2005, at
Nature Trail Healthcare Center in Mt. Vernon. She was a homemaker.
Mrs. Tucker was born Jan. 4, 1914, in DeSoto to George and Mollie
Graveside services will be held 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at DeSoto
City Cemetery in DeSoto. The Rev. Chuck Ellis will officiate. Those
attending the services are asked to go directly to the cemetery on
Wednesday morning. Friends may call from 5 to 7 p.m. today at Hughey
Funeral Home in Mt. Vernon.
Mrs. Tucker is survived by a daughter, Gloria England of Bonnie; four
grandchildren, Scott England and wife Jackie of Waltonville, Kevin England
of Mt. Vernon, Missy Reed and husband Eric of Waltonville and Melanie England
of Woodlawn; five great-grandchildren, Jaime England of Waltonville, Christopher
England of Waltonville, Deanna England of Mt. Vernon, Ryan England of Mt. Vernon
and Johnny Hails of Woodlawn; two sisters, Opal Peterson of Bonnie and Mary Maxine
Greathouse of West Virginia; a brother, Homer Hughes and wife Mary of Highland,
Ind.; a sister-in-law, Janet Hughes of Aurora; and several nieces and
nephews, including Danny and Judy Peterson of Bonnie.
She was preceded in death by her parents, two brothers and a sister.
Mrs. Tucker was a member of Antioch Missionary Baptist Church in Bonnie
and also attended First Free Will Baptist Church in Mt. Vernon.
For those who wish, memorials may be made to St. Mary's Good Samaritan Hospice
and will be accepted at the funeral home or may be mailed to Hughey
Funeral Home, P.O. Box 721, Mt. Vernon, IL 62864. Arrangements have been
entrusted to the care of Hughey Funeral Home, where you may call
242-3348 for further information.
Date: 13 Jul 2005
Submitted by: Robert W. Loman