Christopher Columbus ROOKE Raymond Frank TUCKER Living TUCKER Living TUCKER Living TUCKER Living TUCKER Chris Columbus ROOKE James Leonard ROOKE Bessie Estelle CLINTON Mini tree diagram
Fannie Christine ROOKE

Fannie Christine ROOKE1,4,2,3

16th Feb 19321,2,3 - 5th Aug 19751

Life History

16th Feb 1932

Born in Rockport, Aransas, Texas.1,2,3

7th Mar 1953

Married Raymond Frank TUCKER.1

5th Aug 1975

Died in Vilonia, Faulkner, Arkansas.1

7th Aug 1975

Buried in Cypress Valley Cemetery, Vilonia, Faulkner County, Arkansas.1

Other facts


Birth of son Living TUCKER


Birth of daughter Living TUCKER


Birth of son Living TUCKER


Birth of daughter Living TUCKER


  • Christy Rooke was born in Rockport, Aransas County, Texas, on the Gulfof Mexico.

    Texas, Birth Certificates, 1903-1932
    Fannie Christine Rooke
    Birth 16 Feb 1932 Rockport, Aransas, Texas
    Father C C Rooke born Texas, age 34
    Mother Bessie Clinton born Texas, age 22
    Mother Residence Rockport
    Filed 10 March 1932, Filed State 6 April 1932

    Christy and her two brothers were enumerated in the 1940 census,living with their divorced mother in their grandfather Clinton'shousehold in Rockport.  She is enumerated under her first name Fannie.

    1940 Federal Census, Aransas County, Texas, 9 May, Rockport Precinct2, District 4-4, page 5A, Liberty St, Hse #88, Owns $100
    Clinton, Jimmie Head M W 48 Married Grade 7 b Texas same place in 1935No Occup stated [b abt 1892]
    [other Clinton family members listed here]
    Rooke, Bessie daughter F W 30 Divorced H1 b Texas same place in 1935Seamstress, PWA Sewing Room [b abt 1910]
    Rooke, Fannie granddau F W 8 Grade 2 b Texas same place in 1935 [b abt1932]
    Rooke, Chris Jr grandson M W 6 Grade 1 b Texas same place in 1935 [babt 1934]
    Rooke, James grandson M W 5 Grade 0 b Texas same place in 1935 [b abt1935]

    Christy Rooke Tucker
    Birth Feb. 16, 1932 Rockport, Aransas County, Texas
    Death Aug. 5, 1975 Vilonia, Faulkner County, Arkansas

    Mrs. Fannie Christy Tucker, 43, of Vilonia died Tuesday (Aug. 5, 1975)at her home after an extended illness. She was the wife of RaymondFrank Tucker.
    She was born Feb. 16, 1932 in Rockport, Tex., a daughter of Mrs.Bessie C. Jones and the late Christopher Rooke. Her marriage occurredMarch 7, 1953.
    She was a member of Mt. Carmel Free Will Baptist Church.

    Other sunrivors include two sons, Ray and Dan Tucker, both of thehome; two daughters, Mrs. Linda Matchett of Albany, Ore., and Mrs.Beverly Sutterfield of Conway; her mother, Mrs. Bessie C. Jones ofWatauga, Tenn.; two brothers, Chris Rooke of Clinton, Miss., and JamesRooke of Watauga, Tenn., and one grandchild.
    FuneraJ services were conducted Aug. 7 at Mt. Carmel Free Will BaptistChurch by the Rev. Chester Weir and the Rev. Jesse Pratt. Burial wasat Cypress Valley in Vilonia.

    Pallbearers were Carl Jackson, Charlie Jackson, Carlin Fulmer, RaySpruiell, Ralph Tucker and Frankie Estes.

    Log Cabin Democrat, Conway, Arkansas

    Spouse Raymond Frank Tucker (1930 - 1997)

    Burial Cypress Valley Cemetery, Faulkner County, Arkansas

    Created by Ervin Mize Jan 14, 2010
    --  Find A Grave Memorial# 46663799,


Page created using GEDmill 1.11.0