Mary Alice Tucker

Mary Alice Tucker, 83 of Memphis, died Sunday, September 27, 2020 in Childress.

A memorial service will be held at a later date. Cremation and arrangements are by Robertson Funeral Directors of Memphis.

Mary Alice was born January 6, 1937 in Plainview to Thomas and Laraugh Sewell. She married Lanny M. Tucker on August 8, 1977 in Hart, Texas.

She had worked at Plainview and Estelline schools as well as for the Farm Service Agency  office in Memphis prior to her retirement. Mary Alice was an avid card player. She loved playing bridge and calling trump. She served as a member of the First United Methodist Church in Memphis.
She was preceded in death by her parents; a son Jim Tucker; a brother; and five sisters.

Survivors include her husband Lanny Tucker of Memphis; a son Larry Nye and wife Ginger of Sherman; her daughters, Karla Campbell and husband Kelly of Crosbyton and Lana McLain and husband Kevin of Plainview; seven grandchildren, Rylee Arnot, Stephanie Bartlett, Cody Campbell, Holly Rogers, Jimbo Tucker, Kelli McLain and Kaci Searcy; many great grandchildren; an adopted four legged son Sammie; and many many friends.

The family request memorials be sent to Memphis Meals on Wheels or the First United Methodist Church in Memphis.

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