Mrs. Hattie O. Tuck, 80 a resident of 5092 Antioch Road, passed Tuesday, September 20, 2011 at UNC Hospital in Chapel Hill.
She was a member of Olive Grove Baptist Church where she was a faithful member.
Hattie worked as a certified Nursing Assistant taking care of the elderly with their daily activities. She was also known as "Ma Tuck", being that she was a well known child care provider as well.
Survivors include: one daughter, Cordelia Y. Evans of the home; three sons, James A. Tuck of the home, Christopher Tuck and Boris Freeman both of Oxford; one sister, Queen Ester Wilkerson, of Oxford; 16 grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren; 3 sisters-in-law; one brother-in-law, and a host of other relatives and friends.
She is preceded in death by her husand James T. Tuck; two sons, Thomas Lee Tuck and John Irving Tuck; three brothers, Joseph Oakley, Melvin Oakley and Robert Oakley; three sisters, Beatrice Chavis, Emma Freeman, and Leona Marrow.
Funeral services will be conducted on Sunday, September 25, 2011 at 2:00 PM at Olive Grove Baptist Church by Rev. Mack Timberlake, Sr.
Interment will follow in the Church Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM on Saturday at Betts & Son Funeral Home and other times at 5092 Antioch Road.