Audrey Mae Tucker, 77, died at 2:35 a.m., Monday, January 7, 2013 at Jerseyville Nursing & Rehabilitation Center.Audrey was born on July 23, 1935 in Blytheville, Arkansas to the late Harrel & Elsie Mae (Smith) Cavasher.She married Jesse Tucker in 1952 in Arkansas, and the two made their home in Chicago until moving to Jersey County in 1966, raising their six children together. Jesse died on June 24, 2003.Surviving are four sons, Wayne Tucker of Jerseyville, Ronald Tucker of Moro, Dennis Tucker of Jerseyville, and David Tucker; two daughters & sons in law, Denise & Jim Campbell of Kane and Sharon & Herb Zeller of Pennsylvania; eight grandchildren; 4 great grandchildren; three half brothers, Edward Cavasher of Alton, Fred Cavasher of Texas and Jimmy Cavasher of Edwardsville.In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by two brothers, Leroy Cavasher & Stanley Cavasher.Per her wishes, cremation has taken place. Memorial services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Friday, January 11, 2013 at the Crawford Funeral Home in Jerseyville, with Rev. Wilbur Cain officiating.Inurnment will immediately follow at the Brighton Cemetery.Crawford Funeral Home in Jerseyville is in charge of the arrangements
Get breaking news, sports, obits, shop local deals, weather forecasts, classifieds, video and more delivered directly to your email inbox.
We want to hear from you. Provide your thoughts and comments below.
Current and Past obituaries for Alton Illinois, Godfrey, Wood River, Jerseyville and other surrounding cites.
Did you know Riverbender.com is free for you thanks to our awesome advertisers? We noticed you're using an ad block software. Help us spread the word and give our sponsors some exposure by disabling your ad blocking service for Riverbender.com.