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Sammie Lee Tucker
Birth: Aug. 15, 1920
Dallas
Dallas County
Texas, USA
Death: Jun. 18, 1994
Chicago
Cook County
Illinois, USA

Vocalist, Musician. She was a member of The Tucker Sisters, a singing group that received national acclaim during the forties and fifties. They began their professional career in 1936. The Tucker Sisters were one of many successful sister trios during World War II. They headlined at major nightclubs from New York to California and appeared regularly on live CBS radio programs. The group enjoyed popularity as recording artists and peformed with the USO during World War II. After the trio disbanded in the early 1950s, Sammie Lee continued with a solo career and often traveled with MGM's Cavalcade of Stars during frequent press junkets to promote the studio's stars. (bio by: Ashley) 
 
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 Parents:
  Ernest Richard Tucker (1894 - 1965)
  Samantha Isabell Hughes Tucker (1892 - 1967)
 
 Siblings:
  Sammie Lee Tucker (1920 - 1994)
  Ernestine Tucker Ryan (1924 - 2004)*
  Betty Jane Tucker (1928 - 2004)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Restland Memorial Park
Dallas
Dallas County
Texas, USA
Plot: Masonic Section - Tucker Family Plot
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Ashley
Record added: Jul 05, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9043411
Sammie Lee Tucker
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