Tuesday, November 5, 2013 — Hassie Bell Cook Tucker, 93 years of age, of Albemarle, passed away Monday, November 4, 2013, at Carolinas Medical Center-NorthEast in Concord.
Hassie was born February 19, 1920, in Cabarrus County to the late George Manless Cook and the late Lola Mae Little Cook. She was also preceded in death in 1992 by her husband of 53 years, Grover Duncan Tucker; son, Kenneth Wayne Tucker; daughter, Helen Tucker Lowder; sisters, Lucy and Sally Troutman, Mary Garmon and Grace Cabe; and brother, George M. Cook Jr.
The family will receive friends from 7-9 p.m. Wednesday, November 6, 2013, at Hartsell Funeral Home in Albemarle.
The funeral service, officiated by Rev. Todd Galloway and Rev. Jessie Dennis, will be at 2 p.m. Thursday, November 7, 2013, at Centerview Baptist Church, Albemarle. The body will lie in state 30 minutes prior to the service. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
She was a member of Centerview Baptist Church and was active as long as her health permitted. She was employed by Federal Pacific for 40 years.
She is survived by daughter, Brenda Ann Tucker (Floyd) Shaver of New London; two sisters, Mildred Honeycutt of Locust and Janie Joyner of Concord; brother, Roy Cook of San Diego, Calif.; three grandchildren, Becky East of Mocksville, Kenneth Lowder of Albemarle and Sherry Oliver (Mark) of Florence, S.C.; two great-grandchildren, Samantha Thomas and Tyler McPherson.
Memorials may be made to Centerview Baptist Church Building Fund, 508 Northeast Connector, Albemarle, NC 28001.
Hartsell Funeral Home of Albemarle is serving the Tucker family.
Online condolences may be made at www.hartsellfh.com.