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La'Tia Melvoria Tucker

September 3, 1993 ~ August 24, 2019 (age 25)


LaTia Melvoria Tucker was born September 3, 1993 in Demopolis, AL to Calista Johnson and Michael Ford.  She departed this earthly life and entered into her Heavenly Home on August 24, 2019.

Tia as she was affectionately called, was educated in the Choctaw County School System. Tia was the kind of person everyone loved to be around.  She loved her family and friends and enjoyed being around them.  She was kind of like her father, she made people laugh with her wonderful sense of humor and she also loved to joke around a lot.  Her personality would brighten up anyone’s cloudy day with the way she would smile or even joke around just to see you laugh and smile.

On May 4, 2016, Tia gave birth to the love of her life, Bryson Kyng Tucker. 

She was preceded in death by her grandmothers:  Melvoria Ducksworth and Ella Ford; godfather: Lindsey C. Ruffin.

She leaves to cherish her precious memories her son Bryson Kyng Tucker; her mother Calista Wanetta Johnson (Nathaniel); her father and stephmother: Michael and Cashonda Ford; four sisters: Kiauna Jenkins (Tyrant) of Montgomery, AL, Brittany Mitchell (Paul) of Savannah, GA, Breanna McCray of Yantley, AL, and LaQuashia Morris of Silas, AL; four brothers: JaMarquis Ford of Montgomery, AL, Dionel Causey of Columbus, OH, and Michael Ford (Cashanda) of  Silas, AL and Jarvis Starnes ; grandmother: Martha Wallace; grandfather: Willie Tucker Sr. (Adriene) of Yantley, AL; godsister:  Bianca Boone (Bea); special aunt: Mary Ruffin; special friend; Linda F. Portis; favorite cousins: Fredrick & Myeisha Tubbs; best friend: Maquella Blanks; good friend: Jashandrick Pringle and a host of relatives and friends who will miss her dearly.

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Funeral Service
August 31, 2019

11:00 AM
Gilfield Baptist Church
7171 Hwy 10
Lisman, AL 36912

Interment following funeral service
August 31, 2019

Salem Baptist Church
979 Sandy Cut Road
Butler, AL 36904

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