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Jessie Albert Tucker, Jr.

1957 ~ 2019

Date of Death: June 14, 2019


In profound sadness, the staff of Veasley Funeral Home & Cremations, Inc. want to express our sincere condolences to the Tucker family. Jessie's earthly temple is now resting in the care of Rowell-Parish Mortuary. Revelations 21:4 says "And God shall wipe away all tears from their eyes; and there shall be no more death; nor sorrow, nor crying, neither shall their be anymore pain, for the former things are passed away." Be assured that in the days ahead you will surely gain strength from the memories of Mr. Jessie Tucker.


Derrick Veasley ~ Director

Henry Veasley ~ Director

Pastor E.C. Maltbia ~ Chaplain


Jessie (Butch) Albert Tucker, 62, died on June 14, 2019 in Fort Smith, Arkansas. He was the son of the late Jess Tucker and Barbara Hendricks.

Jessie attended the Fort Public Schools. He was a painter and a carpenter for many years.

Jessie was a nice person, and he never met a stranger. He loved his family, especially his children and grandchildren. He also loved the ocean, he stated that he would have loved to leave beside an ocean. He had developed a very strong relationship with his daughter, Jessica.

He leaves to cherish his memories, his wife, Linda Tucker; a son, Jessie Ley of Pennsylvania; three daughter, Jessica (James) Gibbs of Muldrow, Oklahoma, Devan Tucker of Greenfield, Ohio, and Kristin Lawrence of Pennsylvania; three brothers, Carl (Donna) Martin of Fayetteville, Arkansas, Danny (Ann) Orand of Wister, Arkansas, and Steven (Monica) Hendricks of Shafter, California; four sisters, Debbie (Matt) Caudell of Lavaca, Arkansas, Edie Towery of Springville, North Carolina, Connie (Richard) Whitlock of Grover Beach, California, and Linda Temper of Bakersfield, California, 11 grandchildren; Shianne, Austin, Lela, Arya, Riley, Sydney, Jordan, Alaja, Justin, Jayden, and Alina, one great-grandchild; Hadley, many relatives, and friends.

A service rendered by Rowell-Parish Mortuary 611 North 9th Street Fort Smith, AR 72901 | 479-782-9200.

Office: 501-358-6300
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