Funeral service will be at 2:30 p.m. Saturday, August 10, 2013, at William Chapel Church in Ruleville with Pastor Donald L. Rucker officiating. Burial will follow in Mt. Galilee Cemetery in Ruleville under the direction of Byas Funeral Home in Ruleville.
Visitation is from noon until the service Saturday at the church.
Survivors include sons, Morgan Rucker and Pastor Donald Rucker, both of Upland, Calif., James Rucker and Antonio Jackson, both of Memphis, Tenn., and Archie Conway of Ruleville; daughters, Margaret Jackson of Chicago and Dorothy “Dot” Cooper of Memphis, Tenn.; 57 grandchildren; 67 great-grandchildren; and seven great-great-grandchildren.
Online guestbook may be viewed at www.byasfuneralhomes.com.