Lizzie M. Rucker (MARTINEZ, Ga.)

MARTINEZ, Ga. - Mrs. Lizzie M. Rucker born March 15, 1913, entered into rest Thursday, October 8, 2009, at Doctors Hospital. Lizzie was preceded in death by her husband Mose Rucker Sr. and son Mose Rucker Jr.. She was a devoted church member and church secretary at St. Johns Baptist Church until her health failed. Lizzie leaves to cherish fond loving memories with daughters; Bessie (Melvin) Smith, Charlotte, NC., Gladys (Willie) Barksdale, Charlotte, NC., Elizabeth (Turner) Marshall, Evans, Ga., Josephine (Joe) Banks, Martinez, Ga., and Christine (Melroy) Houser, Martinez, Ga.; son, Lewis Henry Rucker, Martinez, Ga., thirty-three grandchildren, forty-nine great grandchildren, nine great great grandchildren, devoted cousin, Thennie Jenkins; daughters-in-law, Mattie Rucker and Bertha Rucker, and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Funeral services will be 11:00am, October 13, 2009. at Mulberry Baptist Church, Tignall, Ga. with Reverend Albert Rucker officiating. Interment will be in the church cemetery. Kinsey & Walton Funeral Home, 3618 Peach Orchard Road, Augusta, Ga. Sign the guestbook at

The Augusta Chronicle-October 11, 2009