Charles Tucker, 76

Posted by on Nov 24, 2020


Charles Herbert Tucker, of Campbellsville, the son of the late Fountain and Nellie (Childers) Tucker was born November 20, 1944 in Taylor County, KY and departed this life on Sunday, November 22, 2020 in Louisville. He was 76 years of age.

Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife: Betty Lou (Tullis) Tucker in 2008, two sisters and three brothers: Zelma Tucker, James Tucker, Howard Tucker, Ray Tucker and Beatrice Rodgers.

Charles was a farmer and attended the Good Hope Cumberland Presbyterian Church.

He enjoyed cutting timber, raising cows, collecting arrowheads, ax throwing and chainsaw contests and tractor pulls, but whenever he could he was found spending some quality time with his dog Jackie.

He is survived by three daughters: Mary Lisa Cheatham and husband Mark, Tanya Reardon and husband Johnny and Katie Edwards and husband Seth, all of Campbellsville; three sisters: Wanda Taylor of Columbia, Norma Jean Scott of Cincinnati and Georgia Sechrest of Alabama; 7 grandchildren: Dyland Brown, D.J. Carrier, Brooke Tucker, Brandon Tucker, Connor Ford, Jessica Cheatham and Jama Allen; 2 great-grandchildren; his special friend: Peggy Caulk and her granddaughter: Devyn.

Rev. Earl West will be officiating.

Interment will be in the Jones Chapel Cemetery.

Due to efforts to combat the spread of COVID-19 and New requirements implemented by the Office of Governor Andy Beshear and The Funeral Directors Association of Kentucky, all funeral services will be performed privately.