Jane E. (Tucker) Marrs LaCroix, 83, lifelong resident of Tecumseh, passed away Saturday, Nov. 19, 2016, at her home.

Jane E. (Tucker) Marrs LaCroix, 83, lifelong resident of Tecumseh, passed away Saturday, Nov. 19, 2016, at her home.

She was born on Oct. 22, 1933, to John C. and Irene (Brock) Tucker in Shawnee.

Jane was raised in Tecumseh and attended Tecumseh Public Schools.

She married her best friend and soul mate, George Marrs, on Jan. 1, 1981, in Tecumseh, and he preceded her in death on June 28, 1991. She later married Joseph LaCroix, and he preceded her in death.

Jane worked for local lumber yards as a building contractor and retired from White’s Ace Lumber Company in Shawnee.

She loved antiquing. Jane enjoyed picking up pecans, growing blackberries and strawberries and loved crocheting.

She was preceded in death by her husbands, George Marrs and Joseph LaCroix; son, Sammy Thompson; her parents, John and Irene Tucker; and one sister, Claudine Davis.

Those left to cherish her memory are her daughter Tommie and and very special son-in-law, Max Smith of Tecumseh, daughter, Angie Ragsdale of Moore, and daughter, Karen and Paul Egesdal of Edmond; nine grandchildren, Derek Smith, Jayna Smith, Tucker Smith, Hannah Smith, Rachel and Todd Neeley, Taylor Young, Kyle Young, Laura Egesdal and Elizabeth Egesdal; and expecting her first great-grandson; two sisters, Mary Brooks of Shawnee, and Sharon Kay and Jim Myers of Tulsa; and other extended family and friends.

Visitation will be 11 a.m. to 8 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 22, and continue through service time.

Service will be 10 a.m., Wednesday, Nov. 23, at Cooper Funeral Home Chapel with Jason Chambers officiating. Burial will follow at Tecumseh Cemetery under the direction of Cooper Funeral Home of Tecumseh.

To share memories, or to sign the guestbook online, go to www.cooperfuneral.com.