Lonnie Franklin Tucker
Mr. Lonnie Franklin Tucker, age 70 of Sikes, Louisiana passed away on Friday, December 4, 2015. Born Tuesday, November 6, 1945 in Monroe, Louisiana, he was an oil well driller having retired from Omni and was an avid fisherman. Mr. Tucker was preceded in death by his parents, Houston and Lillie Head Tucker; daughter, Deena Tucker; brothers, Tommy, Donald, Ronald, Marcus and Connie Tucker; sisters, Wilma Jordan and Alice Coonce. Those left to cherish his memory include his step-daughter, Cheryl Kay Eager; sister, Debra Simpson (Steve); brother, Rick Tucker (Darlene); special friend and caregiver, Carolyn Lee, as well as numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Funeral services were held at 2:00 PM on Sunday, December 6, 2015 at Southern Funeral Home with Rev. Wallace Ingles and Rev. Danny Green officiating. Interment followed in Friendship Cemetery, in Sikes. Serving the family as pallbearers were Justin Shell, James Shell, Jarrod Armstrong, Rob Jordan, Todd Tucker and Troy Tucker. Honorary pallbearers were Robert Jordan, Onnie Jordan, Craig McMullen and Justin McMullen. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.southernfuneralhome.com.