Irene Tuck: July 27, 1927 ~ February 5, 2012
VISITATION: 5 ~ 7 PM Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2012 at Beard’s
FUNERAL SERVICE: 2:00 PM Thursday, at First Christian Church
INTERMENT: Son’s Chapel
Irene Tuck, 84, of Fayetteville passed away Sunday, February 5, 2012. She was born July 27, 1927 in Fayetteville, the daughter of Joseph Oscar and Dora Florence Owens Mayes.
Irene was affiliated with First Christian Church of Fayetteville and was Co-Owner and was very instrumental in the success of Herman’s Ribhouse in Fayetteville and had also worked for Southwestern Bell Telephone.
She was preceded in death by 2 brothers, Lawrence and Hubert Mayes and 2 sisters, Eunice Timbrook and Frances Lewallen. She is survived by her husband, Herman Tuck, to whom she would have been married for 62 years the 9th of February; her children, Cyndy Ash and husband, Bill of Fayetteville and Herman Tuck, III and wife, Kim of Saint Louis, MO; 3~grandchildren and 4~great-granchildren.
Funeral Services will be 2:00 P.M. Thursday at First Christian Church in Fayetteville with Rev. Gary Lunsford officiating. Burial will be in Son’s Chapel Cemetery.
Visitation will be Wednesday from 5~7 PM at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to American Lung Association and Circle of Life Hospice.
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