James Walter Tucker
and Elsie Hall
James Walter Tucker b 22 Jun 1904 Wise VA d 8 Sept 1956 Letcher Co KY; s/o Alexander L Tucker and Martha Ann Bentley. James Walter Tucker m. 26 Nov 1929 Letcher Co KY to Elsie Hall b 29 Jan 1911 Jackhorn, Letcher Co KY d 18 Nov 1999 Fleming Neon, Letcher Co KY; d/o James Richard Hall and Nancy Elizabeth Anderson. Children of James Walter Tucker and Elsie Hall;
1. Nancy Tucker b 1931 KY; m. Male Mullins
2. James Mack "Jimmy" Tucker Jr b 5 Jan 1933 Fleming Hospital, Fleming, KY d 21 Mar 2012 Whitesburg ARH, Whitesburg, Letcher Co KY; m. abt 1958 to Janet Young. Children of James Tucker Jr and Janet Young;
i. William Tucker; m. Dana Harden
ii. Nancy Tucker; m. Dave Harbaugh
and Grady Tucker.
Elsie Hall b 29 Jan 1911 Jackhorn, Letcher Co KY d 18 Nov 1999 Fleming Neon, Letcher Co KY; d/o James Richard Hall and Nancy Elizabeth Anderson. Elsie Hall m. 11 Nov 1960 Letcher Co KY to Grady Tucker.
1940 Letcher Co KY Census District 2 Neon
67 Hall Nancy Head F W 67 WD KY
67 Tucker James Son in law M W 34 M VA Manager of Restaurant (Tucker's)
67 Tucker Elsie Wife F W 28 M KY Helps Husband
67 Tucker Nancy L Dau F W 9 S KY
67 Tucker James Jr Son M W 7 S KY
Obituary: James Mack Jimmy Tucker
5 Jan 1933 - 21 Mar 2012
James Mack Jimmy Tucker, age 79, of Neon,Kentucky, son of the late James Walter Bill Tucker and Elsie Hall Tucker, passed away Wednesday morning March 21, 2012, at the Whitesburg Appalachian Regional Hospital, Whitesburg, Kentucky. He was born on January 5, 1933 at the Fleming Hospital, Fleming, Kentucky, and was a lifelong resident of Neon.
He was a graduate of Fleming High School, Class of 1951, and attended Eastern Kentucky University. Jimmy owned and operated Tucker's Cafe for forty years and also worked for National Mine Supply for many years.
Surviving family members include his wife of nearly fifty-four years, Janet Young Tucker, Neon, Kentucky; a son, William Tucker and his wife Dana Harden Tucker, Atlanta, Georgia; a daughter, Nancy Tucker Harbaugh and her husband Dave Harbaugh, of Hollywood,Florida; four grandchildren, Colin and Haley of Atlanta, Georgia, and Lauren and Cameron of Hollywood, Florida; his sister, Nancy Tucker Mullins, of Lapeer, Michigan; a brother-in-law, Lester Young and his wife Joyce Young, of Laurel, Maryland; and many nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends that mourn his passing.
Visitation will be at Carty Funeral Home, Neon, Kentucky, from 6-9PM Friday March 23, 2012. Funeral services will be conducted at the Fleming Baptist Church at 11:00 AM on Saturday March 24, 2012, with Rev. Edmond Bolen, officiating. Interment will follow at the Green Acres Cemetery, Ermine, Kentucky