98-year-old former McLeansboro resident, Grace Ellen Tucker of Murray, KY died at 9:25 a.m. Tuesday, June 18 at her home. She worked as a nursing assistant for the State of Illinois and at the Elder Manufacturing Company in McLeansboro. She had been a member of the Dale Methodist Church for over 60 years.
Survivors include three daughters, Melva Loveridge and Elva Walker and husband Dan of Murray, KY and Diane Walker of Evansville, IN; a daughter-in-law, Rosalee Tucker of Bethalto, IL; 12 grandchildren, 23 great-grandchildren and 13 great-great-grandchildren.
Services for Grace Ellen Tucker will be 11 a.m. Friday, June 21 at the Harre Funeral Home in McLeansboro with burial in Digby Hill Cemetery at Dale.
Visitation will be 6 – 8 Thursday evening, June 20 at the Harre Funeral Home in McLeansboro.
Memorials may be made to the Dale Methodist Church and will be accepted at the Harre Funeral Home in McLeansboro.