OBITUARY

Paige Tucker

December 13, 1960February 3, 2019

Paige Tucker, 58, passed away on February 3rd in Richmond, VA.

Paige was born in Richmond, VA to Paul and Virginia Tucker on December 13th, 1960. She graduated from the University of Virginia with a degree in English and later got her Master’s in Public Administration from VCU. She spent most of her career working for the betterment of her community, whether she was helping coordinate volunteers, teaching at J. R. Tucker, her former high school, or working in state government. Not only did she work on award winning yearbooks for Tucker as a student in the 70s, but she also produced award winning yearbooks as the yearbook coordinator during her teaching career. She extended her love for community service beyond just her career, serving on a number of local boards, such as Hilltop Preschool, Westbriar Civic Association, and Ten Thousand Villages. She had many passions in life such as gardening, animals, environmental conservation, crafts, and reading great mystery novels. She loved her family deeply and was a wonderful daughter, sister, wife, parent and grandmother. Her kind heart and caring soul could best be personified as a butterfly visiting a daffodil and she will be forever remembered.

She was preceded in death by her parents Paul and Virginia Tucker. Paige is survived by her husband Doug, his sons Alex and Eric, her sister Paula Dutton (Jerry), her daughter Emily, husband Josh and their daughter Lily, as well as Emily’s father Steve.

A visitation will be at Woody Funeral Home: 1771 N Parham Rd, Richmond, VA 23229, on Friday, February 8th from 6pm to 8pm. Funeral services will be preceded by a private burial. The funeral will be held on Saturday February 9th at 11:30 am at West Richmond Church of the Brethren: 612 Wanymala Road, Henrico, VA 23229. In lieu of flowers, please direct donations to the Alzheimer’s Association or West Richmond Church of the Brethren.

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  • FAMILY

  • She was preceded in death by her parents Paul and Virginia Tucker. Paige is survived by her husband Doug, his sons Alex and Eric, her sister Paula Dutton (Jerry), her daughter Emily, husband Josh and their daughter Lily, as well as Emily’s father Steve.

Services

  • Visitation Friday, February 8, 2019
  • Funeral Service Saturday, February 9, 2019
REMEMBERING

Paige Tucker

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SYLVIA ARBOGAST

February 8, 2019

Dearest, Emily, Josh and Miss Lily, you all are in our hearts, thoughts and daily prayers. We want to send our deepest sympathy and love. And surround with you with words of comfort and our never ending love today and in the coming days. We are here for all of you always! Also, we are sending prayers for all your family with our deepest sympathy. I know God will wrap each of you in His loving arms, giving each of you comfort, just like He has given your Mother. She is One of God's children, a sweet and gentle soul, whom He loved so very much!! The same way she loved you all so much!! May God bless you, so you can lend on Him and feel His strength, the hope and the faith, He will give each of you, for each new day.
Love you more,
Sylvia (Your Meme )and Andrew Arbogast

Barbara B. Tucker

February 7, 2019

To Doug, Emily, Lily and Paula and family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Paige will be missed.
Barbara B. Tucker and "Ev"

Deborah Smith

February 7, 2019

Paige was a smart, kind, wonderful person. As childhood friends, we shared so many fun times together at school and church. In later years, we could reconnect like it was yesterday and have a good time reminiscing and just talking. Paige accomplished so much in her life and touched so many people. She will be truly missed. My deepest sympathy to her family—my prayers are with you.

Monica Pryor

February 7, 2019

Doug, Emily, Paula and Lily I'm praying for you. Cherish your memories. Paige's light will always shine bright.

Cindy Melton

February 6, 2019

I grew up with Paige, attending the same schools and church as well as living next door to each other for most of our childhood to adulthood. Paige was kind and strong. There are many childhood memories we share. She knew early on who she wanted to be and what was important to her. She was successful in the paths she chose. She was not afraid to change directions and try new things in her career life. I admired her for that. I enjoyed hearing about Emily growing up and then about Lily when she came along. The joy they brought to her life was always evident! She will be missed and forever remembered. My sincere sympathy to the family.

David Matthews

February 5, 2019

Paige was a wonderful friend. She was always there for me when I needed her, listening and caring and sharing advice. A beautiful soul and friend to so many. She was an achiever, so smart and had so much wisdom. Peace be with you my friend. You are loved

FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY