Phyllis Marie (Morris) Tucker

Published 9:22 am Friday, May 6, 2016

July 17, 1935 — May 4, 2016

Phyllis Marie (Morris) Tucker passed away in her home on Wednesday, May 4, 2016.

She was born on July 17, 1935, in Decatur, Illinois, to Roy and Lillian (Nixon) Morris. They preceded her in death along with her twin sister, Gloria (Morris) Gray. On Sept. 4, 1954,. she married Kenneth Tucker, who survives along with one son, Randy Tucker; granddaughter, Morgan Tucker and aunt, Donna Yates.

Funeral services for Phyllis will be held at 1 pm on Tuesday, May 10, 2016 at Hoven Funeral Home, Buchanan. Burial will follow at Silverbrook Cemetery in Niles. Visitation will be two hours prior to the funeral from 11 am to 1 pm. In lieu of flowers, donations in Phyllis’ name may be made to the Multiple Sclerosis Foundation. Online condolences may be made at