Willie Rucker
1930 - 2017
BORN
1930
DIED
2017
FUNERAL HOME
Guy & Allen Funeral Directors, Inc.
2959 West 11th Avenue
Gary, IN
was born January 8, 1930 to the union of Cornelius and Mamie Rucker in Tate, Georgia. Mr. Rucker retired from the United States Air Forced. He was a member of New Mount Moriah Missionary Baptist Church and Male Chorus. Preceded in death are former wife Georgia, daughter Joyce Denise Rucker; Parents Cornelius and Mamie Rucker: Brothers: Lucious (Iowa), Odell (Annie), Dennis (Jessie Mae), Andrew (Jeanette), Emanuel Rucker, and Nelson Jones. Sisters: Caramay Rucker, and Mary Joyce (Lee) Alston. Stepmother Cora Rucker. Left to mourn his passing; devoted wife Sheilah Warren Rucker, Mother in law Anne Sawyer; Brother in laws: Earl (Pat), Keith (Aletrice), Kyle (Bertha), Dennis (Ida Bell) Warren. Daughters: Allenisha (Damon) Johnson; Tanya Deveux, Willa Gibson, Son: Patric Rucker ;Grandchildren; Dasha Johnson, Amonte Davenport, Quinten and Talea Deveux, Patrick A, Danielle, and Deondra Rucker. Beloved sister in laws Mary Riley Rucker, and Arlisa Rucker, and a host of nieces, nephews. Visitation Monday September 25, 2017 from 9-11:00 a.m. with funeral services to follow at 11:00a.m. all services at the New Mt. Moriah Baptist Church. Interment Calumet Park Cemetery.


Published by Post-Tribune on Sep. 24, 2017.
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Sep
25
Visitation
9:00a.m. - 11:00a.m.
New Mt. Moriah Baptist Church
IN
Sep
25
Funeral service
11:00a.m.
New Mt. Moriah Baptist Church
IN
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Deepest condolences to Velma and family. May God comfort you in your time of loss
Patrick and Lynn Hill
Coworker
June 16, 2020
Deepest sympathy for Velma and the family of this wonderful man. Time heals, but we never forget.
Mike & Sue Olszanski
Friend
June 16, 2020
Our thoughts and prayers are with you in your time of grief. May your memories bring you comfort.
Joseph Brown Jr.
September 30, 2017

My deepest sympathies for your loss, May the God of all comfort bring your family peace . Romans 12:12
September 26, 2017
Gina, sorry for your loss. Was unaware mom and sister had passed! God's blessings
Robert Bridgeman
September 25, 2017
May God wrap His Loving Arms around all of you during this difficult time, you are in our prayers.
Earnest Tyler
September 24, 2017
May the God of all comfort strengthen the family during this time of deep sorrow. Those who pass on, God keeps in his memory because they are precious in his eyes. My sincerest condolences. (Psalms 116:15)
September 23, 2017
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