Beverley D. Tucker, Jr.
Virginia Beach - Beverley D. Tucker, Jr. (95) of Westminster Canterbury, Va. Beach died June 13, 2014 surrounded by family. He was born in Charlottesville November 18, 1918, the son of Rt. Rev. Beverley D. Tucker and Eleanor Lile Tucker. He attended St. Christopher's School and graduated from Episcopal High School and the University of Virginia. He served three years in the Army as Chaplain's Assistant with 8th Evac during WWII. He graduated from Va. Theological Seminary and was ordained a Priest by his father. He became Rector of Old Donation in 1953 and retired in 1984. After retirement, he served as Pastoral Associate at Christ and St. Luke's and worked alongside his wife at Mission of Holy Spirit. He was Rector Emeritus at Old Donation.
He was predeceased by his parents and four sisters. He is survived by his loving wife, Julia Moore Tucker, his three daughters: Julie and David Ackerman, Eleanor and Steve Baird, and Maria and John Gill, and seven grandchildren.
A Memorial Service will be held Saturday, June 21 at 2:00 p.m. at Old Donation Episcopal Church, Va. Beach.
In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be made to the Mission of the Holy Spirit, 1445 Norview Ave. Norfolk, Va. 23513.
The family would like to thank the staff of Westminster Canterbury for the exceptional loving care shown to Rev. Tucker and his family. Online condolences may be sent to hdoliver.com
Published by The Virginian-Pilot from Jun. 16 to Jun. 17, 2014.