Ellen Tuck, 89 of Bogata

Mrs.  Lizzie Ellen Tuck age 89 of Bogata gained her heavenly wings December 14,2017.  Funeral services will be 2pm Sunday December 17 in Bogata Missionary Baptist Church with Reverends, Joey Williams; Billy Daniels and Henry Blackmon officiating.  Burial will follow in East Post Oak Cemetery with Donald Jean; James Lee; Kenneth Palmer; Ray Shirley; Mark Bates; Mitchell Jean and Ricky Daniels serving as pallbearers.  Wood Funeral Homes, Bogata have charge of the arrangements.  The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Saturday evening from 6-7:30pm.

She was born on February 25, 1928 in Post Oak, the daughter of Jim and Cleo Turner Lee.  She married Leon Tuck on July 20, 1952 in Deport.  He preceded her in death on July 8, 2001.  She was also preceded in death by her parents, her granddaughters, Monica Nicole Burnett and Gracie Rayanne Williams; her siblings:  J.N. Lee; Willie Lee; J.D. Lee; Frank Lee; Robert E. Lee; Alma Stevens; Ora Blassingame; Nora Tyler; and Lois Pierce.  Ellen’s active life was worshiping and serving God.  She also loved spending time with family, guiding them in the ways of our Lord; quilting, crocheting and gardening.  Ellen worked at Red River Haven Nursing Home and the Rivercrest School System for many years.

She is survived by her 3 daughters:  Patricia Freelen and husband James of Rugby; Helen Nolen and husband, Bobby of East Post Oak; Kathy Williams and husband, Doug of Bogata; a special niece, almost a 4th daughter, Rosetta Scott of Ft. Worth; grandsons:  James Freelen and wife Kelly of Blossom, Jason Freelen of Paris, Wesley Roberts and wife, Metra of East Post Oak; Brandon Williams and wife, Heather of Cuthand; Kevin Williams and wife, Heather K. of Cuthand; granddaughter, Jennifer Roberts Love and husband, Mike of North Carolina; great grandchildren:  Emalee and Baylee Freelen, Jada Freelen, Kailee Elmi and Serenity Roberts, Cody and Caitlin Williams, Aaden and Ava Kay Williams, and Erin Love.

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