Alma L. Tooker
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MANSFIELD: Alma L. Tooker, age 83, resident of Mansfield, passed away Wednesday, March 6, 2013 in MedCentral/Mansfield Hospital following an extended illness.
Born June 8, 1929 in West Liberty, Kentucky to Dempsy and Oma (Elliott) Patrick she had been a Shiloh resident for many years moving to Mansfield in 2001.
Alma was a member of the Mansfield Faith Assembly Church, Dorcas Group and sang in the church choir. Her home and her family were the world to her and on March 6th at 10:00 PM, she won her "Crown of Life".
Survivors include her two daughters, Dartina Simmonds of Mansfield and Gwen (Kenneth) Prater of Greenwich; four grandchildren, Bobby Henrey, Tabatha Simmonds, Justin Simmonds and Matavia Johnson; two great-grandchildren, Marshall Simmonds and Evelina Johnson, nieces, nephews and other relatives.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Tooker, whom she wed July 21, 1951; her step-daughter, Mary Poole, two brothers and one sister.
Funeral services will be held 1:00 PM Sunday, March 10, 2013 at the Mansfield Faith Assembly Church, 2727 Lexington Ave., Mansfield, OH 44904. Reverend Don Wilson will officiate with interment in Maple Grove Cemetery, New Haven. Friends may call at the church Sunday from Noon to 1:00PM. In lieu of flowers, memorial expressions may be made to the Mansfield Faith Assembly Church. Barkdull Funeral Home in Shelby is assisting the family with arrangements.
On line condolences may be made at www.barkdullfuneralhome.com
Published in the News Journal on Mar. 8, 2013