Catherine “Cathy” Tucker Barber, of Eastpoint, passed away on Friday, July 28, 2017 at Tallahassee Memorial Hospital in Tallahassee.
She was born June 13, 1955, daughter to the late Glady Elizabeth Segree “Libby” Tucker Dean and Tilden Lee “Tip” Tucker.
She is survived by her husband Dennis Lee Barber. of Eastpoint; her daughters Catherine Darlene Staggers and husband Scott, of Apalachicola, and Melissa Moses, of Tallahassee; son Dennis “Littleman” Barber Jr. and wife Shalyn, of Eastpoint; brother Early Clay Tucker, of Eastpoint, sisters Sue Tucker Patton and husband Earl, of Jackson, South Carolina, Pamela Tucker Green and husband Mike, of Brandon, Wisconsin, and Bettsy Tucker Wheetley, wife of the late Lyn Wheetley, of Quincy; eight grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and her former husband, Andrew James Sanders of Sopchoppy, father to her daughter Darlene.
Along with her parents, she is preceded in death by her siblings Tilden Thomas “Tommy” Tucker, William Gilbert “Gil” Tucker, and Virginia Ann Tucker Hunt.
Cathy's most recent occupation was with the Florida Department of Corrections where she retired from her position as sergeant.
Memorial services were held Wednesday, August 2 at The First Baptist Church of Eastpoint.