Irene Yaple Tucker


Irene Yaple Tucker, 66, of Carbon Hill, passed away Saturday, Sept. 10, 2016, at Brookwood Baptist Health - Princeton Baptist Medical Center.

Visitation will be today, Sept. 13, 2016, from 6 until 9 p.m., at Collins-Burke Funeral Home. Funeral services will be Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2016, at 10 a.m., in the Collins-Burke Chapel, with burial at White Cemetery in Jasper. Marlin Eddy will officiate.

Tucker was preceded in death by her husband, Hallie Waymon Tucker; son, Phillip Duane Tucker; and grandson, Jakob Tucker.

She is survived by her son, Paul T. Tucker; father, George Hamilton Yaple; mother, Audrey Smith Yaple; brothers, David John Yaple and Dale L. Yaple; seven grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

Collins-Burke Funeral Home, Jasper; 205-384-5571