Laverne Tucker Celebrates 99th Birthday

LaVerne Tucker was honored with a celebration of her 99th birthday on Sunday, January 9, 2022. Those helping her celebrate included family, neighbors, and friends. Melba LaVerne “Cox” Tucker was born on January 9, 1923, at Wheeler, Texas to Claud and Grace Cox. She attended school in Wheeler graduating in the class of 1940. During the years of World War II, she worked in an ammunitions plant in Amarillo. She and Earl Tucker were married December 19, 1945. They established their home in the Sunny Point Community in the house that Earl was raised in. She currently lives the the…

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