September 8, 1912 - January 5, 2015
Euna Faye Tucker-Putman, of Salem, daughter of the late John D. Isenhower and Birchie Stephens-Isenhower, was born September 8, 1912 in Salem, Arkansas. She died January 5, 2015 at Southfork River Therapy and living Center in Salem, at the age of 102 years 3 months and 28 days.
She was united in marriage to Earl M. Tucker June 2, 1929 in Salem when she was 16 years old. To this union 6 children were born. The first part of her married life, she farmed along side her husband. Later they established Earl's CafAC. on the Salem square which they operated together for many years. He preceded her in death Sept. 4, 1968 and she later married Virgil Boler. After his death she married Hubert Putman in Searcy. He also preceded her in death. She was a Christian lady and loved her flowers, quilting, cooking and serving others. She was a member of the Church of Christ.
Survivors include her children: Joy Kersey and husband Gale of Glencoe; Carolyn Bowman of Searcy; John M. Tucker and wife Alene of Sherman, TX; Theo M. Tucker and wife Doris of Lawton, OK; daughter-in-law Ann Tucker of Glencoe; 12 grandchildren; 23 great grandchildren; 17 great-great grandchildren; 1 brother, Verne Isenhower of Lewisburg, KS; 2 sisters, Vera Bhurmeister of Jonesboro and Kowanda Benton of Texas. She was preceded in death by her husbands, a son, Toppie Tucker; a daughter, Patsy Parker; a grandson, Tommy Parker; 2 sisters: Margarete Smith and Norma Langston and her father and mother.
Pallbearers are: Donnie Lance, James Watkins, Ron Plumlee, Sam Casey, Larry Plumlee and Jake Benton
Funeral Services are Thursday, January 8, 2015 at 12 noon at Cox-Blevins Chapel in Salem under the direction of Cox-Blevins Funeral Home of Salem. Visitation will be from 11 am until service time at Cox-Blevins Chapel.