The Stanly News and Press (Albemarle, NC)

October 10, 2013

Lloyd Tucker, 75, of New London, served his church in many ways


Tuesday, October 8, 2013 — Lloyd White Tucker, 75 years of age, of New London, went to be with his Lord, Sunday, October 6, 2013, at his home.

Lloyd was born September 13, 1938, in Hamlet, N.C. to the late Harley Bivens “H.B.” Tucker and the late Reba Goldie White Tucker.

The family received friends from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, October 8, 2013, at Hartsell Funeral Home of Albemarle. The funeral service was on Wednesday, October 9, 2013, at 2 p.m. at Hartsell Funeral Home’s Lefler Memorial Chapel officiated by Rev. Harold Smith, with Rev. Todd Tucker assisting. The burial  followed at Faith Freewill Baptist Cemetery in New London. At other times, the family will be meeting at the home.

He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Brenda Gail Hudson Tucker of the home; his three children, Gail O’Conner and husband Michael of New London, Lloyd Keith Tucker and wife Bealynn of Kansas City, Mo. and Timothy Todd Tucker and wife Judy of Albemarle; four grandchildren, Bethany Tucker Brady and husband John, Lloyd Trent Tucker, Russell Todd Tucker and Ginny Lynn Tucker; greatgrandson, Garrett Lee Brady; brother, TC Tucker of Statesville; sister, Pauline Tucker Thompson of Hamlet; and numerous nieces and nephews, all of whom he loved dearly.

Lloyd retired from Collins and Aikman in Albemarle. He loved his family and friends and was very devoted to his church and work for the Lord. He served his church in many ways. He was a Deacon, Sunday School teacher, choir director, youth leader and sang in groups as long as his health allowed.

Memorials may be made to Hospice of Stanly County, 960 N. First St., Albemarle, NC 28001.

Hartsell Funeral Home of Albemarle is serving the Tucker family.

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