Evelyn Tucker


Evelyn Tucker, 71, of Rockport, WV, passed away September 12, 2017, at her residence.

She was born December 10, 1945, in Midkiff, WV, a daughter of the late Clarence and Mary Lee (Adkins) Sias.

She was retired after 25 years from Red Roof Inn. She attended Bellville Baptist Church.

She enjoyed flower gardening and feeding birds. She loved spending time with her grandchildren.

She is survived by her husband Charles H. Tucker; daughter Shelia Elaine Elder (Lee), of Parkersburg; sons Harland C. Tucker (Tracy), of Rockport, Mark A. Tucker (Michelle), of Freeport, and Charles W. Tucker (Angie) of Parkersburg; grandchildren Nicole Hurst, Kira Stats, Miranda Stull, Mason Tucker, Jessica Lott and Harlie Tucker; great grandchildren Nolan, Amelia, Tanner, Chase, and Brynn; sisters Thelma Arnold and Bessie Adkins and brothers James and George Sias all of Branchland, WV and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother Tex Sias and a sister Wilma Sias.

Services will be 11 a.m. Friday, September 15, 2017, at the Leavitt Funeral Home Parkersburg, with Pastor Randy Dornon officiating. Burial will follow at Big Tygart Cemetery. Visitation will be Thursday from 5-7 p.m. Online condolences may be sent at www.leavittfuneralhome.com