Celta Tucker

Garden City, Kansas


Celeta Lucille Tucker, age 98, died on February 8, 2018 at the Brookshire House Rehabilitation and Care Community in Denver, Colorado.  She was born on July 6, 1919 in Streeter, Texas the daughter of Jeff and Hixey Gamel Cravey.  She has been a member of the Garden City community since 1989 having moved from Ogallah, Kansas.  


She worked as a house mother for the Delta Zeta Sorority.  Celeta was also a member of the Bible Christian Church and the Finney County Senior Center.


On April 25, 1940 she married Herbert Tucker in Love Grove, Oklahoma.  He preceded her in death on September 5, 1974.


Survivors include:

    Three Children        Glenn Tucker of Denver, Colorado

                    Terry Tucker of Las Angeles, California

                    Deanne Morell of Denver, Colorado

    four grandchildren.


She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; one son, Wayne Tucker.


Graveside services will be held on Monday, February 12, 2018 at 3:00 pm at the Ogallah Cemetery in Ogallah, Kansas.


Memorials are suggested in lieu of flowers to the Celeta Tucker Memorial Fund in care of Price & Sons Funeral Homes 620 N. Main St. Garden City, Kansas 67846.