Clyde Rucker, 78, of Grayson passed away Saturday, August 5, 2017 at Community Hospice of Ashland. He was born July 30, 1939 in Rush, KY; a son of the late Raleigh Carmen and Kathleen (Dinkens) Rucker.
In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his wife, Eleanor (Jackson) Rucker; a brother, Sam Rucker.
He was a member of Pactolus United Methodist Church and was a self-employed carpenter. He proudly served our county in the United States Army.
He is survived by a son, Eddie (Kim) Rucker of Grayson; a daughter, Tammy (John) Leadingham of Grayson; two brothers, Lester Rucker of Ashland and Luther Rucker of Grayson; two sisters, Mary Rucker and Sharon Rucker of Grayson; five grandchildren, Jaron (Anna), Laura (Chris), Joshua, Jacob and Madison; a special friend, Faye Stafford.
Funeral services will be Wednesday, August 9, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. at Sparks Funeral Home with Tom Riffe and Jaron Rucker, officiating. Burial will follow at the Coalton Cemetery with Military Rites by Kenova American Legion, post #93.
Visitation will be Tuesday, August 8, 2017 from 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. at the funeral home.
On line condolences at www.sparksfh.com