Deacon Robert Dillard Rucker

January 15, 1955 ~ January 27, 2024 (age 69) 69 Years Old
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Deacon Robert Rucker Obituary

Deacon Robert Dillard Rucker, age 69 of Elberton, Georgia, entered his eternal rest on Saturday, January 27, 2024.

Deacon Robert D. Rucker was born on January 15, 1955 in Charlotte, North Carolina to the union of Luvoid and Winfret (Curry) Rucker. Robert and his family returned to Elberton, Georgia where he resided until he entered into eternal rest January 26, 2024.

He attended Blackwell High School where he got his diploma. Robert joined Oak Grove Baptist Church at an early age, then he moved his membership to Rose Hill Baptist Church where he was a faithful member and served on the Deacon Board until his health declined. His passion was cutting grass, fixing appliances, getting you where you needed to be on time and helping others.

Robert was the last survivor of his immediate family. Preceding him death are his parents Luvoid Rucker and Winfret Curry Rucker; four sisters Joyce Beamon, Eyeave Rucker, Patricia Heard, Shirley Harper; one brother Rev. Joe Jones. He leaves to cherish his memoires a devoted and loving wife of thirty- one year's Rochelle Rucker; two children Kayla (Chad) Bowman, Stacy (Ann) Mattox; four grandchildren Ka’Ziaya, Carson, Kendrell (Gwen), Kanesha; two god grandchildren Sermeria, Jordyn; four great grandchildren Nolan, Somaya, Malaya, NurIyah; one uncle Willie Norman; one aunt Margie Morrison; one adopted aunt Hattie Bradford; one brother-in-law Eddie (Diane) Morrison, Sarasota, FL; three sister-in-law Thelma Oliver, Helen Dubose, Angela Jones, Elberton, GA; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Visitation will be held on Friday, February 2, 2024, from 12:00 - 5:00pm, located at Mack's Funeral Home - Elberton Chapel. 

Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, February 3, 2024, at 3:00pm, located at Rose Hill Baptist Church. 

Interment service will follow the funeral service at Rose Hill Baptist Church Cemetery. 

Mack's Funeral Home - Elberton Chapel. Please continue to keep the Rucker family in your thoughts and prayers. (706) 283-4566. 

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February 2, 2024

12:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Mack's Funeral Home, Elberton Chapel
320 College Ave.
Elberton, Georgia 30635

Funeral Service
February 3, 2024

3:00 PM
Rose Hill Baptist Church - Elberton, Georgia

Interment following funeral service
February 3, 2024

Rose Hill Baptist Church - Elberton, Georgia


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