Cover photo for Edward Rucker's Obituary
Edward Rucker Profile Photo
1936 Edward 2024

Edward Rucker

April 10, 1936 — March 21, 2024

Nashville

Left to cherish his life and legacy:  his beloved wife of 58 years, Dorothy Rucker; son, Timothy (Sherri) Rucker of Greenbrier, TN; daughter, Pamela Rucker of Nashville, TN; Goddaughter, Tashia Robertson of Nashville, TN; granddaughters, Secret (Travis) Abernathy of Murfreesboro, TN; Alexis Rucker of Newport News, VA; Ashley Braswell of Nashville, TN; Kayla Rucker of Clarksville, TN; grandchildren, Catera Sawyers, Kennedy Gray;  great grandchildren Anaya Horton, Jacobi McMillan, Layla Abernathy, Parker and Peyton Bell; nephew, Mark Weatherly of Memphis, TN; niece, Desiree Robertson of St. Petersburg, FL great niece, Jaclyn Robertson of St. Petersburg, FL; and a host of cousins, extended family and friends including devoted cousins, Willie (Dorthy) Mayes of Nashville, TN and longtime friends, James (Dorothy) Morton of Nashville, TN.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Edward Rucker, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Public Viewing

Wednesday, March 27, 2024

1:00 - 5:00 pm (Central time)

Highland Hills Funeral Home & Crematory

2422 Brick Church Pike, Nashville, TN 37207

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Visitation

Thursday, March 28, 2024

11:00am - 12:00 pm (Central time)

Highland Hills Funeral Home & Crematory

2422 Brick Church Pike, Nashville, TN 37207

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Funeral Service

Thursday, March 28, 2024

12:00 - 1:00 pm (Central time)

Highland Hills Funeral Home & Crematory

2422 Brick Church Pike, Nashville, TN 37207

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Interment

Friday, April 12, 2024

11:00 - 11:15 am (Central time)

Nashville National Veterans Cemetery

1420 Gallatin Pike S, Nashville, TN 37115

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Guestbook

Visits: 340

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree