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Linda "LahLah" (Whittaker) Tucker

March 26, 1956 ~ February 13, 2019 (age 62)
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TUCKER, Linda Whittaker “LahLah” 62, of Old Church, VA went to be with the Lord, Wednesday, February 13, 2019. She was preceded in death by her father, Charles Lindbergh Whittaker “Skinny”; and her step-father, James Willie Turner “PaPa”. Linda is survived by her loving husband of 39 years, Howard Cullen Tucker; her children, Lucas Cullen Tucker (Kristin), Hunter Charles Tucker (Alyxandria), and Marianne Macie Tucker “Sissy”; grandsons, Cullen Scott Tucker, Sawyer Campbell Tucker, and Zane Dalton Christian; her mother, Mary Anne Whittaker Tucker “Nanny”; sister, Diana Whittaker Hendrickson “DingDing” (Terry), and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and friends, who were passionately embraced by her.  Linda was a history buff and member of several historical societies. She was an avid gardener and passionate about nature. She was a member of the National Wildlife Habitat program who loved flowers and birds. Linda was a 1974 graduate of Lee-Davis High School and held a bachelor’s degree from Averett University. Linda was a rock- star with an amazing zest for life. She loved everyone and was a mentor to many. She was employed by a Big 4 (KPMG) accounting firm for 35 years and cherished her co-workers. She enjoyed her sunrises at the river and being a “porch DJ”, but her greatest love was time spent with her beloved family. The family will welcome friends  3 – 7 pm, Monday, February 18, 2019 at Monaghan Funeral Home, 7300 Creighton Pkwy. Mechanicsville, VA 23111; where a funeral service will be held at 11 am, Tuesday, February 19, 2019 with interment to follow at Hanover Memorial Park.

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