|Birth: ||Jul. 1, 1920|
|Death: ||Jun. 11, 2001|
The Franklin Sun, June 13, 2001
AUDREY TUCKER DUCHESNE, Obituary
Audrey TUCKER Duchesne (Mrs. A.C. Duchesne) a retired State Social Services employee, died Sunday, June 10, 2001. Memorial services will be at 4 p.m., Wednesday June 13, 2001 at the chapel of Mulhearn Funeral Home Winnsboro, with the Rev. Karen Rogers officiating. Interment will follow in the New Winnsboro Cemetery.
Mrs. Duchesne was born July 1, 1920 in Gilbert,La. She and her husband, A.C. were married July 16, 1940 in the Dilbert United Methodist Church, where Mrs. Duchesne grew up in the Christian faith. Much of her adult life, Mrs. Duchesne was a member of the Baskin Presbyterian Church, Baskin,La.
Mrs. Duchesne was involved with her husband A.C. in many business activities. At one time she and her husband owned and operated Consumers' Food Market in Monroe. After that, she was Director of Social Services at E.A. Conway Hospital (now LSU Medical-Monroe). Mrs. Duchesne retired from the Department of Health and Human resources in Winnsboro on June 30, 1980.
Mrs. Duchesne and her husband enjoyed extensive traveling. However, she suffered a stroke in September 1980, which slowed down their traveling adventures.
Mrs. Duchesne was preceded in death by her parents, Charles B. TUCKER and Kate Cordill Osborne TUCKER; brother, William Griffen TUCKER: brother, John Curtis TUCKER wife Lillian; sister, Wilma Beverly TUCKER Harris husband Wilmer; and sister, Marie Emily TUCKER Brocato and husband Joe.
Survivors include her husband of 60+ years, A.C. Duchesne, Golden Doors, Winnsboro; three nephews, Charles Brocato and wife Betty of Gilbert; Don Brocato and wife Kate of Alexandra; and James C. "Jimmy" TUCKER and wife Betty of Virginia; two nieces, Jean Marie Brocato Newman of Winnsboro and Beverly Ann Harris of Jena; a special great niece, Catherine Zimmerman of Benton and a host of great-nephews and great-nieces.
Visitation will be 3:30 p.m. until service time. Memorials may be made to the charity or church of one's choice.
Charles B. Tucker (1872 - 1941)
Katie "Mis' Kate" Cordill Osborne Tucker (1881 - 1960)
Alex C. Duchesne (1920 - 2001)
William Griffin Tucker (1900 - 1966)*
Marie Emily Tucker Brocato (1905 - 1987)*
John Curtis Tucker (1912 - 1970)*
Audrey Tucker Duchesne (1920 - 2001)
New Winnsboro Cemetery
Created by: Richard B. Tucker, Sr.
Record added: Apr 17, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 18986776