- Ruby M. Colyer Tucker
14 Nov 1927
Pulaski County, Kentucky, USA
15 Jul 1989 (aged 61)
Lexington, Fayette County, Kentucky, USA
Grave Hill Cemetery
Tateville, Pulaski County, Kentucky, USA
Ruby M. (Colyer) Cox Tucker
Ruby M. Tucker of Bronston, Pulaski County, Kentucky, died at Central Baptist Hospital in Lexington, Kentucky after an illness of eight months. She was 61 years old.
She was a 31-year employee of Palm Beach Company. She was of the Baptist faith.
She was survived by her husband, Arthur W. Tucker (married May 28, 1966 in Jamestown, Tennessee); her first husband, Rufus Orville Cox (married April 6, 1946 in Tateville, Pulaski County, Kentucky); her sons, Steven Orville Cox of Cincinnati, Ohio and Larry Wayne Cox of Bronston, Kentucky; her stepsons, Charley Ray Tucker of Memphis, Tennessee, Larry K. Tucker of Somerset, Kentucky, and J.C. Tucker of Bronston, Kentucky; her daughter, Jenny Lou Morris of Frankfurt, Germany; her brothers, Clifford Colyer of Tateville, Kentucky and Arnold Colyer of Blanchester, Ohio; her sisters, Christine Neal of Newcastle, Indiana, Louise McMullin of Tateville, Kentucky, Virginia Hobar of Mt. Orab, Ohio; her half-sister, Helen Neal of Mt. Orab, Ohio; 14 grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.
She was preceded in death by her parents, John Wesley Colyer and Lucy Ellen (Morrow) Colyer; her brothers, Clarence Colyer, Homer Colyer, and George Colyer; her half-brothers, William Colyer, Joseph Colyer, Ansil Colyer, and Odell Colyer; and her half-sisters, Ada Cooper, Stella Nicholas, Bertha Coomer, and Effie Baker.
Funeral services were held at the Pulaski Funeral Home with Reverend Lloyd Sewell and Reverend Clyde Stunk officiating.
Obituary information from the Commonwealth Journal, Somerset, Kentucky - July 1989.