Riley Tuck Sr.
  • 69 years old
  • Date of birth: Jun 17, 1942
  • Date of passing: Sep 14, 2011
Let the memory of Riley be with us forever

Riley Lee Tuck, Sr.,69, a resident of 304  15th Street was released to his Lord by his family on Wednesday, September 14, 2011 at Granville Medical Center.

A  native of Person County, the son of the late Howard Arthur and Bessie Phelps Tuck.  He was a member of Somerset Baptist Church in Roxboro, but for the past 20 years his church family has been the First Baptist Church in Butner.  He was an avid supporter of doughnuts to the Willing Workers Sunday School Class.

Funeral services will be conducted at 11:00 AM, Saturday, September 17, 2011 at the First Baptist Church in Butner by Rev. Lenny Rogers.  Burial will be in South Granville Memorial Gardens in Stem, North Carolina.

Surviving are his wife of 43 years, Brenda Whitlow Tuck of the home, a daughter, Michelle T. Lowery (Clay) of Black Mountain, a son, Riley Lee Tuck Jr.(Jodie) of Oxford, three sisters, Marie Collins (Garland) of Clover, VA., Dilda Parrish (Willie) of Henderson, Lisa Whitfield (Jerry) of Roxboro, three grandchildren, Tucker Noah Lowery, Riley Lee “Trey” Tuck III and Luke Michael Tuck and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by two brothers, Howard Arthur Tuck Jr. and Rudolph Tuck.

Visitation 9:30-11:00 AM Saturday prior to the service at First Baptist Church in Butner and at other times at the home.



Memorial Tributes
This tribute was added by Becky Hedrick on 17th June 2016

"Hi Brenda.   I always get a reminder of Riley's birthday and think it's so sweet to remember him this way.  I hope you are well.  My Tony passed away this year.   It's always hard to say goodbye but then again knowing they are in a much better place and well.  
I think you have my e-mail address if you wish to correspond.  I would love to hear from you !  Love, Becky."

This tribute was added by Becky Hedrick on 17th June 2015

Thinking of you."

This tribute was added by Becky Hedrick on 14th September 2014

I have you in my thoughts more then you could know.   Be well and let me hear from you !  Much Love always!"

This tribute was added by Becky Hedrick on 17th June 2013

It's Becky Lopp again....I read of your loss and today I received info about Riley's birthday.  Know that I keep you close in thoughts and prayers.   Please let me hear from you....and much love on this special day,  a day to remember a remarkable man...Take care ! Love, Becky Hedrick"

This tribute was added by gene bullock on 13th October 2011

"Brenda...sorry for your husband passing...Betty told me he passed away....."

This tribute was added by Jenny Davis on 15th September 2011

"Michelle, Clay, and Tucker,
Words cannot express our sadness over your loss.  We are thinking of you and holding you all up in prayer during this time.  We love you all.
Scot, Jenny, Garrett, Spencer, and Meredith"

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Eakes Funeral Home


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