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Lucius Floyd Tucker

Obituary for Lucius Floyd Tucker

April 11, 1955 - September 9, 2020
Newark, Delaware | Age 65

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Lucius Floyd Tucker of Newark, DE, age 65 passed away Wednesday, September 9, 2020. He was born on April 11, 1955 in Richmond, VA to the late Floyd S. Tucker and Virginia M. (Whitlow) Tucker.

Lucius always wanted to be a truck driver. He started driving at 22 and owned his own truck for most of the 33 years he drove until his retirement in 2010. Lucius enjoyed watching golf and his favorite football team, the New England Patriots. He also liked to watch old movies, especially Westerns. He had an artistic side that he expressed through photography, his favorite subjects were nature and lighthouses. Lucius was also meticulous at arranging things, from the ornaments on the Christmas tree to the flowers and landscaping in the yard he always wanted it to be just right.

Lucius is survived by his beloved wife of 35 years, Donna Tucker of Newark, DE; daughter, Jenny Tucker of Newark, DE and two brothers, Lynn and Terry Tucker both of Colonial Heights, VA.

A celebration of Lucius' life will be held at 11 am on Thursday, September 17, 2020 at R.T. Foard & Jones Funeral Home, 122 W. Main St., Newark, DE 19711, where family and friends may begin visiting at 10:30am. Burial will be held privately.

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122 W. Main Street
Newark, DE 19711
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