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Alexander Tucker

Mr. Alexander Tucker of Chesterfield, formerly of Halifax County, died Thursday, March 21, 2013, at Lucy Corr Village Health Care Center in Chesterfield at the age of 91.

Mr. Tucker was born in Halifax County on July 2, 1921 to the late Mr. and Mrs. Sam Tucker. He was married to the late Mrs. Lillie Mae Miller Tucker.

Survivors of Mr. Tucker include three daughters, Mrs. Kathleen Tucker Hankins of Crystal Hill, Mrs. Willestine Pointer of Nathalie and Mrs. Clara Tucker Pointer of Ringgold; one son, Mr. Ellis Tucker and wife Barbara of Petersburg; 45 grandchildren; a host of great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.

In addition to his parents, two daughters, Mrs. Mayola Womack and Mrs. Mary Liza Johnson; one son, Mr. Ernest Earl Tucker; three sisters; and two brothers, also preceded Mr. Tucker in death.

Funeral services will be held Sunday, March 24, at noon at The Crawford House chapel in Halifax with the Rev. Napoleon Woodhouse officiating. Burial will follow in Rose Garden Cemetery.

Public viewing for family and friends will be Saturday, March 23, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at The Crawford House chapel. The family will receive friends at the service Sunday.

Arrangements are by Jeffress Funeral Home, South Boston.