Lucille Tucker of Republic, Missouri, formerly of Cabool, Missouri, was born on July 16, 1924 in Weakley County, Tennessee, the daughter of Robert and Farrah (Pittman) McGuire. She departed this life at 11:39 p.m. December 27, 2009, at her home surrounded by her family at the age of 85 years.
She is survived by her husband of 65 years, Les Tucker of Republic; five daughters, Beverly Tointigh and Pamela Rucker of Republic, Wendy Billington and husband John Ray of Pleasant Hill, Missouri, Leslie Banning and husband Oscar of Oxford, Arkansas, and Pat Rodgers and husand Jack of Leasburg, Missouri; numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and many other relatives and friends.
Lucille was preceded in death by one daughter, her parents and her only brother.
She was a wonderful wife, mother and friend. She will be greatly missed by everyone who knew her.
Services were held Monday, December 21, 2009, at Greenlawn Funeral Home, Springfield, Missouri, at 1:00 p.m. with burial in Hillcrest Cemetery, Mtn. Grove, Missouri.