Rebecca Jean Stanton Tucker



Rebecca “Becky” Jean Stanton Tucker, age 80 of Laurinburg passed away on Thursday, June 28, 2018.

Funeral service will be at 3:00 p.m. on Monday, July 2, 2018 at the North Laurinburg Baptist Church. Burial will follow the service in Midway Presbyterian Church Cemetery.

Rebecca, daughter of the late Floyd and Viola Whitley Stanton was born June 27, 1938 in Cumberland County, North Carolina. She retired after 55 years of service as a mail carrier with the United States Postal Service. She served as a faithful member of the North Laurinburg Baptist Church. Before her illness, Becky enjoyed traveling, camping and riding horse and buggy. She will forever be treasured as a loving wife, a wonderful mother and grandmother who truly loved sharing time with her family.

Along with her parents, she is preceded in death by her sisters, Dot LaPine, Benny Bentley, Faye Patterson and Joyce Leviner.

She is survived by her husband of 60 years, William “Bill” McKinley Tucker of the home; sons, Mark Tucker and wife Linda, Rodney Tucker and wife Susan of Laurinburg; brothers, Joe Stanton of Raeford and Nelson Stanton of Maxton; her grandchildren, Jason Tucker, Patrick Cummings, Candice Locklear, Mikayla Tucker, Dylan Tucker, Alyssa Tucker; great grandchild, Addison Tucker and a host of loving family and friends.

The family will receive friends from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m. on Sunday, July 1, at Richard Boles Funeral Service.