Wilma "Billie" Tucker


Wilma (Billie) Tucker, Marshfield, was born January 11, 1929 in Wichita, KS to Clay and Dora (Kinkade) Willingham.  She entered the gates of Heaven on Thursday, October 25, 2018 from her home at the age of 89.

Billie was a member of First Baptist Church in Marshfield, where she taught Sunday school for several years. She enjoyed volunteering with different charities. Billie learned how to decorate cakes, and enjoyed making cakes for many people and events. She loved cooking and baking, especially for birthdays and Christmas. She also enjoyed reading her Bible and in her later years had fun looking at dress magazines. Her life was taking care of her family. For many years, she worked for Webster County Citizen, and also worked for St. Joseph’s Hospital in St. Charles.

Preceding her in death were her parents; her husband, William; two sons, Perry and Arthur Tucker; her brother, Richard Willingham; and her sister, Joyce Willingham.

Billie is survived by her daughter, Becky Burns, Washington, MO; son, Ted Tucker, Marshfield, MO; five grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

Funeral services for Billie Tucker will be at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, October 29, 2018, in the Fraker Funeral Home, Inc., with interment following in the Seymour Masonic Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5:00-6:00 p.m. Sunday October 28 in the funeral home.

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