Alma Grace Tucker - Caraway

Wednesday, October 17, 2001

Alma Grace Tucker, 90, of Caraway died Saturday morning, Oct. 13, 2001, at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro. A homemaker and member of Caraway First Baptist Church, she lived most of her life in the Caraway area.

She was preceded in death by two husbands, Faye Sanders and Paul Tucker, and a daughter, Alma Dean Mangrum.

Survivors include two sons, Donald C. Sanders of Byhalia, Miss., and Roger W. Sanders of Atlanta, Ga.; a daughter, Wanda Mae Stevens of Osceola; a stepson, Jackie Tucker of Caraway; 11 grandchildren, 17 great-grandchildren and a great-great-grandchild.

Services were 2 p.m. Monday at the Caraway First Baptist Church, Rev. Rick Stevens and Rev. Bob Hall officiating. Burial was in Monette Cemetery under the direction of Gregg Funeral Home of Monette.

Pallbearers were Chris Sanders, James Glidewell, Bill Riley, Joe South, John Starnes and Robert Banks.

Memorials may be made to the Caraway Senior Citizens or the Caraway First Baptist Church.