Funeral services to celebrate the life of Katherine Ernestine Truesdale Tucker, 81, of Camden will be held Sunday, August 14, 2011 at 2:00 PM at Kornegay Funeral Home Camden Chapel with burial to follow in Forest Lawn Memorial Park. Rev. Hugh McKinney will officiate. The family will receive friends Saturday, August 13, 2011 from 6:00 – 8:00 PM at Kornegay Funeral Home Camden Chapel. Memorials may be made in Mrs. Tucker’s memory to the Community Medical Clinic of Kershaw County, 110 East DeKalb Street, Camden, SC 29020.
Mrs. Tucker died Thursday, August 11, 2011. Born in Kershaw, she was the daughter of the late Ernest Herbert Truesdale and Mollie Roberts Truesdale. Mrs. Tucker was a United States Air Force nurse having served during the Korean War. She was a registered nurse with the Kershaw County Memorial Hospital and retired from the Kershaw County Health Department. Mrs. Tucker was a member of First Baptist Church in Camden.
She is survived by her children, Paula Bordner (Tim) of Lugoff, Kathy Epps (Robert) of Camden and Ed Tucker (Sandra) of Camden; eight grandchildren, Stephen Sheorn, Angie Tidwell, Ashley Ward, Andrew Epps, Will Tucker, Caroline Hodge, Susan Tucker and Madeline Tucker and six great grandchildren. She was predeceased by her sister, Margie Branham.
Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel is in charge of arrangements.
Online condolences may be sent to Mrs. Tucker’s family at www.kornegayfuneral.com.