Paula Tucker

Mrs. Paula Jane Sebourn Tucker, 55, of Pine Bluff, passed away Tuesday, February 12, 2013.

Born January 7, 1958, in Pine Bluff, she was the daughter of Lois Bell Sebourn and the late Lester Sebourn. She was reared and educated in Pine Bluff and was a 1976 Honor Graduate of Watson Chapel High School.

Mrs. Tucker was a homemaker and spent most of her time caring for her family. She was a kind, loving, caring and generous person, who loved giving to others. She enjoyed spending time gardening and fishing and she adored her dogs, JoJo and Jagger. Mrs. Tucker was a member of Green Meadows Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her father and her brother, Michael Sebourn.

She is survived by her husband of 26 years, Ricky Tucker, of Pine Bluff; two sons, Brandon Maple, of Conway, Ark. and Justin Maple, of Irving, Texas; four step-children, Teri Lynn, Jennifer, Tammy and Ricky Drew Tucker; three grand-children; five step-grand-children and her sister, Deborah Houston, of Redfield, Ark.

A graveside service will be 2:00 p.m., Thursday, February 14, 2013 at Graceland Cemetery with Reverend Randy Festervand officiating by Ralph Robinson & Son Funeral Directors. Friends may sign the online register at

The family would like to thank the staff of Hospice Home Care for the special care given to Mrs. Tucker.