Alton Earl Tucker, 76, of Woodville passed away peacefully on May 17, 2019.
Born June 5, 1942 in Woodville, Texas to the late Henry and Louise Tucker, he lived in Tyler County most of his life. Alton graduated from Kirby High School and was a U. S. Army Vietnam veteran. He was a welder and machinist by trade who loved to dove and duck hunt. He started TNT Farm so that he could play in the dirt and count the cows everyday this being his dream job. He was a fun loving and devoted husband and father who was a jokester at heart.
Alton is survived by his loving wife of 39 years, Rebecca Boykin Tucker; daughters, Lyssa Tucker and Cydney Tucker; nephew (but basically a son), Matthew Greenwood and wife, Kayle; adopted son, Jesse Schuster; brother, Johnny Tucker; sisters, LaQuita Dennis and husband, Dusty, Madeline Davis, Chloie Kinney and husband, Ron, Ouida White and Jan Elliott; numerous nieces, nephews and grand pups and friends.
A celebration of life will be held Wednesday, May 22, 2019, from 11 am until 1 pm at the Camp Ground Baptist Church in Woodville.