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Marguerite "Margaret" Amy Tucker

August 10, 1913 - July 7, 2007

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  Marguerite Amy "Margaret" Tucker, 93, of Hollywood, MD died July 7, 2007 at St. Mary's Nursing Center. Born August 10, 1913 in Hollywood, MD she was the daughter of the late Clyde Joseph and Effie Elizabeth Joy Wallace. She was the loving wife of Charles I. Tucker, Sr. whom she married on October 11, 1931 in Hollywood, MD and who preceded her in death in 1999. She is survived by her children; Charles I. Tucker, Jr. and his wife Snookey, of Avenue, MD, Clyde LeRoy Tucker and his wife Phyllis of Venice, FL, James Allen Tucker and his wife Cindy of Inman, SC, Darlene Ann Tucker Guyther and her husband Robin of Leonardtown, MD, Katie Magdalene "Max" Tucker McConnell and her husband Arthur of Lexington Park, MD, her brother Tony Wallace of White Hall, MD and her son in law Mike Rodgers. She is also survived by her grandchildren; Pamela A. Tucker Joy, Cheryl A. Tucker Baez, Keith A. Tucker, Denise M. Rodgers D'Amico, Dennis M. Rodgers, William A. Tucker, Dana Tucker Gladysz, Emily E.E. Tucker, Amy M. Brown Wallace, Katrina L. McConnell Beyer, Charles A. McConnell her great-grandchildren; Chad Joy, Jackie Joy, Elaine Fogelman, Melissa Johnson, Krissy D'Amico, Kyle D'Amico, Ethan Tucker, Jonathan Gladysz, Nathan Gladysz, Laura Breck and Ashley Beyer, as well as her great-great-grandchilden Ashlyn and Austen Fogelman and Jacob and Riley Johnson and Mia Johnson. She was also preceded in death by her daughter Phyllis Delores Tucker Rodgers, her sisters Emma Readmond and Grace Fousek, her brothers Robert Wallace and William Wallace as well as her brother in law Carroll Tucker. A lifelong resident of St. Mary's County, Margaret was a homemaker who loved to sew and embroider and she made many beautiful quilts in her life. She was a member all of her adult life of Hollywood United Methodist Church. The family will receive friends for a visitation/viewing on Thursday, July 12, 2007 from 5:00-8:00 PM in Mattingley-Gardiner Funeral Home, Leonardtown, MD where prayers will be said at 7:00 PM with Rev. Ann Strickler officiating. A Funeral Service will be held on Friday, July 13, 2007 at 10:00 AM at Hollywood United Methodist Church, Hollywood, MD with Rev. Ken Walker officiating. Interment will follow in Joy Chapel Cemetery, Hollywood, MD. Pallbearers will be her nephews, Douglas and Wayne Tucker, her grandsons Chuck McConnell and Keith Tucker, and her great-great grandsons, Chad Joy and Nathan Gladysz. Contributions may be made to Hollywood Volunteer Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 79, Hollywood, MD 20636. Arrangements provided by the Mattingley-Gardiner Funeral Home, P.A.