Malinda Sue (Frewing) Tucker, age 34, of Columbus, Nebraska died Wednesday November 14, 2001 at St. Elizabeth Hospital in Lincoln, Nebraska. Funeral services are 2:00 pm on Monday at the Bible Baptist Church in Columbus with the Reverend Frank Koch officiating. Visitation will be on Sunday from 3-7 pm and on Monday from 8-12 noon at McKown Funeral Home. Visitation will continue from 1 pm until service time at the Bible Baptist Church. Interment will be in Roselawn Memorial Cemetery.
Mrs. Tucker was born June 9, 1967, in Columbus to Arthur and Ann (Crunk) Frewing. She was their third child.
She attended Columbus Public Schools and graduated from Columbus High School in 1985. She began working at NPPD during her senior year and worked there about two years. She married Tim Tucker, of Columbus, on June 8, 1986 at the Bible Baptist Church. They have eight children.
She was a member of the Bible Baptist Church and taught Sunday School for three years. She played the viola and sang for church. She made beautiful plaques for anyone sick or who had lost a loved one. She was a devoted mother and always found time to help others. She enjoyed gardening and sewing.
She is survived by her husband, Tim Tucker; eight children, Jeremy, 14, Richard, 9, Roy, 5, Daniel John, newborn, Joanna, 13, Dorothy, 11, Melody, 4, Laura, 1 1/2; her parents of Bellwood; three brothers, Arthur Jr. and Stanley both of Columbus and Albert of Norfolk; two sisters, MaryAnn (Mrs. Ricky) Anderson and Margaret (Mrs. Robert) Walker both of Columbus.