Ramos Ramone Tucker, Jr., 26 of Little Rock, passed away on July 17, 2017 at Saline Memorial Hospital in Benton.
He was born on July 20, 1990 to the late Ramos Ramone Tucker, Sr. and Jacqueline Jones.
Mr. Tucker attended grade school at Bale Elementary in Little Rock and junior high at Drew Central in Monticello before graduating from Warren High School in 2008. He attended Pulaski Technical College in Little Rock and began working at Tacair, Inc. in 2015. He transferred to Delta Airlines in 2016.
Mr. Tucker had a joyful disposition from the moment he was born. He was such a happy baby that his aunties fought over who would get to pick him up and show him off. His love for sports also began at a very early age, he played tee ball as a toddler. He loved all sports but basketball was his favorite. He also enjoyed coming home to visit family and playing video games with his younger brother Shawn. Mortal Combat and Tekken were two of their favorite games. He also loved lifting weights at the gym. He spent any free time he had at the gym working out with his cousins. He also enjoyed making people laugh and feel appreciated. He never ended a phone conversation without telling his loved ones he loved them.
On February 23, 2017, Mr. Tucker was blessed with the joy of his life, his son, Ramos Ramone Tucker, III. He called his son the chosen one and gave him the nickname “T3”. He considered fatherhood his calling and vowed to be “THE BEST” father. Knowing this, his legacy and commitment to his son will be carried on by Lauren Lacy and the rest of his family.
In addition to his father, Mr. Tucker was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, Willie Reverand, Sr. and Margaret Tate-Reverand; two maternal uncles, Tracey W. Reverand and Willie Reverand, III; three maternal aunts, Erma J. Briggs, LaSandra G. Moore, and Linda Reverand, and one paternal aunt, Sanda Tucker.
Mr. Tucker leaves to cherish his wonderful memories, a son, Ramos Tucker, III of North Little Rock; his mother and stepfather, Jacqueline and Casey Jones of Warren; two brothers, RaShawn Terrell Robinson of Warren and Jeremy Antwan Tucker of Houston, Texas; paternal grandparents, Laron and Betty Tucker of Monticello; four maternal uncles, Bobby Sims of Warren, Ahmad (Jewlina) Rahman of Little Rock, Jewel (Lovett) Reverand of North Little Rock, and Marvin (Schmira) Reverand of Memphis, Tennessee; six maternal aunts, Debra (Howard) Nathaniel of Little Rock, Patricia Reverand of Pine Bluff, Joyce Reverand of Little Rock, Courtney Sanders, and Chyrel (Kenneth) Henry both of Little Rock and Anita (Undra) Lambert of Pearland, Texas; three paternal uncles, Carlos (Yvonne) Tucker of Camden, Juan (Carla) Tucker of Jackson, Mississippi and Geneo (Shirley) Tucker of Sherwood; two paternal aunts, Gale (McKinley) Reese of Monticello, and Angel (David) Weiss of Little Rock.
A funeral service will be held on Saturday, July 22 at 2 p.m. at The Revival Center in Monticello with Rev. Andre Lambert officiating. Burial will follow in Oakland Cemetery. Viewing will be Friday evening at Stephenson-Dearman Funeral Home in Monticello.