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Merville Elbern Tucker

Merville Elbern Tucker

Male 1929 - 2000  (71 years)

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  • Name Merville Elbern Tucker 
    Born 27 Feb 1929  Monticello, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 9 Mar 2000  New Castle, Henry, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I29843  Whitton
    Last Modified 16 Oct 2019 

    Family Betty Lou Whitton,   b. 19 Dec 1928, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Sep 2002, New Castle, Henry, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 26 Aug 1950 
    Children 
     1. Stephen Lewis Tucker,   b. 1956,   d. 8 Jul 2016, Springport, Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 16 Oct 2019 
    Family ID F11325  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • He was born in Monticello, Kentucky on February 27, 1929, the son of Corbett and Mary Elizabeth "Lizzie" (Denney) Tucker. Both parents preceded him in death.

      On August 26, 1950, he married Betty L. (Whitton) Tucker, who survives.

      He is also survived by 1 son Stephen L. Tucker of Cicero; his stepmother Evelyn Baker Tucker of Monticello; 1 sister Virgie Miller of Blanchester, Ohio; Brothers Lloyd Cross of Spiceland and Richard and Freedie Joe Whitton of Houston, Texas; 1 grandson, 8 nieces; 9 nephews; several great nieces, great nephews and cousins.

      Preceding him in death are 2 sisters and 4 brothers.

      He retired in 1991 after more than 40 years of service at Modernfold Corporation and had worked at Delco Remy in Anderson for 10 years. He was a former member of the New Castle Evening Optimist Club and the New Castle Elks Lodge.

      Also, he was a past president of the Henry County Bowling Association where he was inducted into the Hall of Fame in 1971. He was a member and past president of Modernfold Carpenters and Joiners Union. He was a past president of the Babe Ruth Parent Association and a past member of the Canada's Creek Baptist Church in Wayne County, Kentucky.