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February 10, 2023

George Richard Tucker, 85, of Temecula, CA formerly of Clifton Forge, passed away on February 10, 2023. Mr. Tucker was born on May 31, 1937, in Alleghany County a son of Benjamin Harrison and Ida Bowen Tucker. 

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife Margaret McDonald Tucker; five brothers, Ray Tucker, Ersel Tucker, Fraiser Tucker, Charles Tucker, and Ralph L. Tucker Sr.; four sisters, Annie Simmons, Bessie Simmons, Dorothy Martel, and Celia Wolfe. He was a pipefitter and an avid outdoorsman. 

Surviving are a son Donald Tucker of Daleville, two daughters, Lynn Harris and husband David of Temecula, CA and Debra Redman of Winter Park, FL; five grandchildren; a sister Regina Bowles of Chesapeake; and a number of nieces and nephews. 

A funeral service will be held on Saturday February 18, 2023 at 11:00 AM in the Chapel of Arritt Funeral Home with the Howard McDonald. The interment will follow at Lone Star Cemetery. The family will receive their friends on Friday evening from 6:00 PM until 7:00 PM at Arritt Funeral Home. The funeral arrangements are being handled by Arritt Funeral Home.

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Final Resting Place: 

Lone Star Cemetery

6102 Potts Creek Rd., Covington, VA 24426



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