01/11/05 — ANNIE TUCKER

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DOVER -- Annie Lee Killingsworth Tucker, 84, of 1069 Burkett Road, died Sunday at Lenoir Memorial Hospital in Kinston.

Mrs. Tucker was a homemaker. She was preceded in death by her husband, H.B. Tucker; her parents, John S. and Nannie Barnes Killingsworth; a son, Joe Henry Tucker; and a grandson, Mickey Kennedy.

She is survived by three sons, Richard A. Tucker, and his wife, Dorothy, of Kinston, Eddie Dean Tucker and his wife, Janis, of Dover and Lynwood Lee Tucker of Kinston; one daughter, Carol T. Kennedy, and her husband, Mickey, of Dover; one brother, William S. Killingsworth of Goldsboro; one sister, Zelda Ray Hare of Pikeville; nine grandchildren, Diane Heath and husband Kendall, Wanda Sue Mills and husband Ken, Henry Kennedy and wife Carla, Ricky Tucker and wife Jan, Michael Tucker, Beth Martin and husband Jeffrey, Mandi Elmore and husband Billy, Angela Leigh Pelton and Robyn Tucker; 12 great-grandchildren, Brandon Mills, Kristal Mills, Blake Mills, Christopher Heath, Jenna Martin, Stephanie Martin, Maci Jo Elmore, Kyle Pelton, Taylor Rose Pelton, Mary-Ashlyn Tucker, Colby Tucker and Kelly Kennedy; one great-great-grandchild, Ashton Brylee Heath.

The funeral will be held tonight at 7 in the chapel of Edwards Funeral Home in Kinston. The Reverends Jimmy Sowers and Eldon Brock will officiate. A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday at Westview Cemetery in Kinston.

The family will receive friends at Edwards Funeral Home following the service tonight, and at other times at the home of Richard and Dorothy Tucker 202 Darden Drive Kinston.

Flowers are welcome, or memorial contributions may be made to Pilgrim Home Free Will Baptist Church, c/o Judy Burkett, 828 Neuse Road Kinston, N.C., 28501.


Published in Obituaries on January 11, 2005 1:48 PM