|Birth: ||Jul. 28, 1905|
|Death: ||Apr. 30, 2001|
Mary Beatrice Henson Tucker, age 95, of the Pittsfield Manor Nursing Home in Pittsfield, Ill. and formerly of Perry, Ill. died Monday (April 30, 2001) at the nursing home. She was born July 28, 1905 in Scott County, Ill. daughter of the late Alex and Arvilla Linn Henson.
She married Russell Tucker on October 29, 1923 in Hannibal, Mo. and he preceded her in death on September 26, 1998.
Surviving is one daughter, Mrs. Elmo (Mary Elizabeth) Waters of Pittsfield, Ill.; one granddaughter, Mrs. Gordon (Nancy) Monahan of Nebo, Ill.; one great-granddaughter, Natalie Griffy-Monahan of Nebo, Ill.; one sister, Mae Henson Taylor of Pittsfield, Ill.; and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; two sisters, Letha Henson Hinch and Stella Henson Conkright; and two brothers, Clarence and Eugene Henson.
She was a homemaker who was a long time member of the Perry United Methodist Church in Perry, Ill.. She enjoyed sewing, quilting, gardening and flowers.
Services were entrusted to Airsman-Hires Funeral Home of Pittsfield, Illinois.
Created by: JLM
Record added: Nov 20, 2011
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