Thelma Marie Tucker, 77, passed away on Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2018, in Bowie, Texas.

Thelma Marie Tucker, 77, passed away on Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2018, in Bowie, Texas.

Thelma was born on Aug. 2, 1941 in Shawnee, to Floyd and Rosa Mae (Macomb) Bramlette. She married John R. Dollins in 1957 in Shawnee and together they had three children. Thelma spent a career working as a hairdresser. On Oct. 16, 1980, Thelma married Eldon L. Tucker in Shawnee.

She loved to travel, going fishing, taking care of her dogs throughout the years, and spending time with her beloved family.

She is preceded in death by her parents; husband Eldon Tucker, son Gary Lynn Dollins, step-daughter Kim Stalcup, and daughter-in-law Gwendolyn Dollins.

Thelma is survived by her sons Robert (Bobby) Dollins and wife Kim, and Edward Lee Dollins all of Mineral Wells, Texas; stepchildren Debbie Niiffe of Oklahoma City and Danny Tucker of Oklahoma City; grandchildren Robert Shane Dollins and wife Wendy of Krum, Texas, Stephanie Dollins-Owens and Steven Dollins both of Mineral Wells; step-granddaughter Amber Breaeth of Oklahoma City; great-grandchildren Whitney, Robert Eli, Preston, Liberty, Shawnee, Cheyenne, Michaela, Tyeyez, Kymbree, and Kalonee; great-great granddaughter Skylar, brother Billy Trout and wife Dee of Tecumseh and numerous nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2018, with family present to receive friends at Cooper Funeral Home.  Visitation will continue 9 a.m. through service time Wednesday, Sept.5.

Service will be 2 p.m., Wednesday, Sept. 5, at Cooper Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Keith Ward, Taproot Church in Shawnee officiating. Burial will follow at Fairview Cemetery in Shawnee under the direction of Cooper Funeral Home of Tecumseh.  Arrangements entrusted to the White Family Funeral Home of Bowie, Texas, and Cooper Funeral Home.

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