Services for Wesley Ray Tucker, 65, of Big Sandy, will be held 2:00 PM Thursday, March 22, 2018, at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Gilmer, with Bishop Lee Elliff Conducting. Interment will follow at Enoch Cemetery. A visitation will be held from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Wednesday, March 21, 2018, at Croley Funeral Home in Gilmer.
Wesley was born October 4, 1952, in Mesa, Arizona, to Oliver Ray and Lois Vance Tucker. Mr. Tucker was a teacher with the Gilmer ISD for many years. He was actively involved in church at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Gilmer, where he was a member and loved his family.
He is survived by his children and their spouses: Ryan and Ashley Tucker, Kristin and Jon Ferguson, Heather and James McCarver, Travis and Rose Tucker, Dawn and Adam Hardee, Katy and David Vaughn; numerous grandchildren; a brother, Kevin Tucker, and wife, Lois; sisters: Lorraine Haws, and husband, Robert, Dorothy Tucker; and numerous nieces and nephews.
The family would like to give special thanks to Dr. Frase at Texas Oncology, and in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the LDS Missionary Fund through www.lds.org.
Online condolences may be left at www.grubbsloydfh.com and www.croleyfh.net.