CR "Rex" Tucker, 64, of Lathrop, Mo., died Friday Oct. 19, 2012, at North Care Hospice House, North Kansas City, Mo.

Rex was born Oct. 21, 1947, in Independence, Mo., to Cecil H. and Ruth M. (Angel) Tucker. Rex graduated from Lathrop High School in 1965.

Survivors include three daughters, Tonya Tucker of Denver, Colo., Amy (Jess) Vanderau of Lathrop, Mo., and Melinda (Michael) Miller of Kansas City, Mo.; five grandchildren, Austin Yeomans, Cody Vanderau, Katie Miller, Nina Morgan, Emily Miller; a brother, Danny Tucker; and a sister, Donna (Gaye) Rhodelander, both of Kansas City, Mo.

He was preceded in death by his parents; one brother, Tom; and his wife, Mary E. Tucker.

Memorial services will be at 12 noon, Saturday Oct. 27, 2012, at Bailey & Cox Family Funeral Service, Plattsburg, Mo. The family will receive friends from 10 a.m. to 12 noon, Saturday.

The family suggests memorial gifts to North Care Hospice House.