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Louise (Mama Lou) Tucker

August 26, 1934 ~ February 27, 2021 (age 86)

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Funeral Service for Louise (Mama Lou) Tucker, 86 of Hartselle will be Wednesday, March 3, 2021 at 1:00PM  at Peck Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Cliff Tomlinson officiating  with burial in Herring Cemetery with Peck Funeral Home directing.  Visitation will be Tuesday from 6:00 PM-8:00 PM at the funeral home.  

Mrs. Tucker was born August 26, 1934 in Winston County to Dewey McKinley Ledlow and Carrie Myrtle Mae Lindsey Ledlow.  She passed away Saturday, February 27, 2021 at her residence.  She was a Member of Cedar Creek Freewill Baptist Church.  Louise was retired from Walmart.  

She was preceded in death by her parents and two Brothers, Hardie Ledlow and Michael Ledlow.  

She was "Mama Lou" to everybody.   

Robert and Louise met when they were young and set the bar high for the rest of her family.  She was a Proverbs 31 Woman.  She loved and lived for her family.  Louise never turned anyone away and you never went away without eating and drinking coffee.  She was one of a kind.  Louise loved Blue Grass Gospel Music and loved to sing.

Survivors include:

She was married to the love of her life for 62 years- Robert C. Tucker

two Sons-Keith Tucker (Jennifer) and Kenneth Tucker (Sherry)

two Daughters-Karen Nelson (Tim) and Kathy Tucker

four Brothers-Clyde Ledlow (Dot), Clayton Ledlow (Linda), Clinton Ledlow, Donald Ledlow (Rita)

four  Sisters-Faye McDonald (Robert), Frances Stover, Carolyn Ledlow and Patricia Maze (Mike)

14 Grandchildren-Jonathon Nelson (Lyn), David Nelson (Amelia), Todd Griffith  (Taunton), Heather Watts (Jacob), 

                             Tyler Tucker (Tayler), Ashley Green (Garth), Andrea Crow (Tony), Tara Moses (Zach), Sara Tucker, 

                              Ashley Frey (Rick), Meggan Drinkard, Cody Drinkard (Heather), Larissa Melcher and 

                               Kala Hammel (Dave). 

22 Grandchildren and 7 Great-Great-Grandchildren

Pallbearers will be Jonathon Nelson, David Nelson, Todd Griffith, Zach Moses, Tyler Tucker, Jacob Watts. Tony Crow and Garth Green    

Honorary Pallbearers will be Andrew Nelson, Landon Strickland, Jude Griffith, Ryker Crow, Pete Hill, Caleb Watts, Brody Watts, Rhett Green and Tucker Moses.   


Peck Funeral Home                   
1600 Hwy 31 SW
P.O. Box 427
Hartselle, AL  35640
256.773.2543 (Fax)





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March 2, 2021

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Peck Funeral Home
1600 Hwy 31 SW
Hartselle, Alabama 35640

Funeral Service
March 3, 2021

1:00 PM
Peck Funeral Home Chapel
1600 Hwy 31 SW
Hartselle, Alabama 35640

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