Rev. Allen Lynn "Lynnie" Rucker, age 55, of Upton, KY, was called home to be with his Lord and Savior Monday, September 9, 2013, at University of Louisville Hospital in Louisville, KY after a long illness. He self employed construction worker. Mr. Rucker was a devoted husband, father, grand father, son and brother. Also devoted first and foremost to his Jesus and telling others about him. He attended Freedoms Way Church with his brothers and sisters in Christ.
He is the son of the late James Russell Rucker and Hazel Mae Murphy Rucker.
In addition to his mother, he is survived by his wife, Kathy Rucker; two daughters, Lorrie Rucker, Upton , KY, Amiee Snyder and husband Jamie, Upton, KY; two sisters, Mavonia Deaton and husband Ron, Sonora, KY, Connie Monngey and husband Mike, Munfordville, KY; four brothers, Larry Rucker and wife Brenda, Cub Run, KY, Daryl Rucker and wife Carlene, Upton, KY, David Rucker and wife Susie, Munfordville, KY, Kevin Rucker and wife Tina, Clarksville, TN; one granddaughter, Ruby Brownfield, Upton, KY; three step grand children, Tyler Brownfield, Hodgenville, KY, Colton and Becca Snyder of Upton, KY and a beloved pet Festus.
The family will receive friends from 11:00 AM to 8:00 PM CST, Wednesday, September 11, 2013 and from 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM CST, Thursday, September 12, 2013 at Brooks Funeral Home. Funeral service will be at Brooks Funeral Home at 11:00 AM CST, Thursday, September 12, 2013, Rev. Wally Matooth and Rev. Billy Curle officiating. Interment will be at Rucker Family Cemetery, Upton, KY.