AnnieBell Anita “Anita” Tucker

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AnnieBell Anita “Anita” Tucker

  • Birth 20 Oct 1930
  • Death 12 Mar 2009
  • Burial Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee, USA
  • Plot Section E, Site 14141
  • Memorial ID 34905933

WIFE OF LUTHER McKINLEY TUCKER
(PVT US ARMY)

ANNIE BELLE "Anita" TUCKER, 78, international vocalist, recording artist, actress and model passed away March 12, 2009. Professionally known as Anita Tucker, the Voice of Sheba. Tucker, a Capital Records recording artist, has traveled the world as an entertainer representing Memphis and Beale Street. Tucker has preformed for Kings, Queens and Presidents. She spent several years on the USO tour entertaining American soldiers abroad. She has appeared in several movies and Broadway productions such as: Mississippi Burning, Alabama Church Bombings, The Black Mikado, The Othello Story, and Mad Mad Mad World. Mrs. Tucker leaves behind two children, Pamela Harris and Vance Harris, Sr. and his wife, Renee; seven grandchildren; Mauri Harris, Michael Harris and his wife, DeAnna, Mildred Dawson, Vance Harris II, Marketha Dawson, Varen Harris, Valisa Harris and two great grandchildren Aniyah Calvin and Deone Harris. Graveside services will be held Wednesday, 1 p.m. in Memphis National Cemetery at 3568 Townes Avenue, Memphis, TN. (Published in The Commercial Appeal on 3/17/2009)

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  • Created by: Carole McCaig
  • Added: 16 Mar 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 34905933
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for AnnieBell Anita “Anita” Tucker (20 Oct 1930–12 Mar 2009), Find A Grave Memorial no. 34905933, citing Memphis National Cemetery, Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee, USA ; Maintained by Carole McCaig (contributor 46785778) .