Cross Creek, FL - Bobby Scott Tucker, 82, died on October 3, 2013 at Liberty Commons Nursing and Rehabilitation Center of Alamance County.

Born and raised in North Carolina, Bobby resided in Gibsonville for many years before he relocated to Florida and resided in Belle Glade, West Palm Beach, and then Cross Creek until his death. He served his country proudly with the United States Army.

Survivors include brothers, Carl Tucker (Betty) and Otis Tucker (Cindy); daughter, Sandra Weller (Michael); daughter in law, Darlene Tucker; grandchildren, Timothy Kyle Tucker, Rachel Tucker, Phylip Gwyn, Sarah Davis Waterbury (Brian), Howard Davis, Jordan Davis, Pamela Combs, Daniel Zurlo, and Christopher Greeson. Also surviving are step-daughters, Shirley Davis (George), Sylvia Gwyn, Joan Zurlo, Mary Greeson (Bobby) and host of nieces, nephews, and cousins.

He was preceded in death his parents, Bell Tucker and Emma Alva Tuggle Tucker; son, Timothy Tucker; wife, Doris Price Tucker; sister, Nancy Tucker; brother, Norfleet Tucker; nephew Mike Tucker, and granddaughter Teresa Greeson.

A memorial service will be held at a later date.

Williams Funeral & Cremation Services in Burlington is assisting the family.

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Published in Gainesville Sun from Oct. 4 to Oct. 5, 2013