Obituary – Yvonne Pearl Tucker

Mrs. Yvonne Pearl Tucker, 75, died Sunday, May 11, 2014, at her daughter’s home in Starkville, MS. Graveside services were held at 3:00 P.M. on Tuesday, May 13th, at Ellison Ridge Baptist Cemetery, with Rev. Tim Horton officiating. Interment was in Ellison Ridge Cemetery. Porter Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Mrs. Tucker was born February 27, 1939, in Hazel Park, MI, and she was a retired caregiver. She was preceded in death by her husbands, William Duell Hemphill and Bobby James Tucker; and her parents, Virginia Edna Holton Pellow and William Henry Pellow.
She is survived by her daughter, Cindy (David) Robertson of Starkville, MS; her son, William Larry Hemphill of Louisville, MS; sisters, Gladys Loper, Linda Bartz, and Dorothy Calhoun; brothers, Harold Pellow and Russell Leon Pellow; grandchildren, Christy Russell, Dewayne Ming, Bumper Hemphill, and Cricket Hemphill; and great grandchildren, Taylor Russell, Cayman Russell, Toby Ming, Keely Ming, Hayden Ming, Katelyn Hemphill, Dalton Hemphill, Jazlyn Kirk, and Harley Kirk.
Pallbearers were David Robertson, Allen Robertson, Taylor Russell, Todd Russell, Bumper Hemphill, and Dewayne Ming. Honorary Pallbearers were Toby Ming and Dalton Hemphill.
Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, or Gentiva Hospice.
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