North Jefferson News, Gardendale, AL

August 1, 2013

Barbara K. Rucker

Barbara K. Rucker

North Jefferson News

— Barbara K. Rucker, 70, died on July 29, 2013. She was raised in Cullman, and attended Sacred Heart Catholic School and Business School. She made a career as a bookkeeper for several Birmingham businesses. She attended St. Patrick's Catholic Church in Adamsville, and until her illness she was very involved in the church.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Henry and Essie Kramer.

Survived by husband, Jerry H. Rucker; sons: James D. Comer (Tina), Duane D. Rucker (Doreen); daughters: Carole C. Smith, Krista R. Carroll (Brian), Monika Hutchison (Wayne), Angelika Kirkpatrick (Tommy); sisters: Deloris K. Farris, Brenda K. Quick (Jerry), Karen K. Arrington (Stan); 12 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

Service will be held Friday, Aug. 2 at St. Patrick's Catholic Church in Adamsville. Burial follows at Morris-Kimberly Cemetery. A visitation and rosary was held Aug. 1 at the church. In lieu of flowers please make a donation to The Laura Crandall Brown Foundation which is a foundation that provides reasearch for ovarian cancer.