The Saint Jo Tribune
Saint Jo, Montague County, Texas
Friday, April 17, 1942
Services for Mrs. GILES GORDON Here
Funeral services were held for Mrs. SARAH ALICE GORDON Wednesday afternoon from the First Baptist church with Rev. J. CALVIN DENNIS officiating. Interment was in Mountain Creek Cemetery arranged by Scott Bros.
SARAH ALICE THOMPSON was born in Van Zandt County on Jan. 24, 1863. She was married to ELIJAH TUCK Dec. 2, 1877. She joined the Christian Church at an early age, and later, when she and Mr. Tuck moved to Indian Territory, she joined the Baptist church. To this union was born six boys and two girls, one died in infancy. Four children survive: C. T. TUCK of Saint Jo, W. L. TUCK of El Reno, Okla., C. C. TUCK of Barstow, Calif., and one daughter Mrs. ZORA RAY of Saint Jo. There are 45 grandchildren and 50 great-grandchildren.
Mr. Tuck died on the 14th of April, 1904 and in 1906, Sarah Alice Tuck was married to GILES GORDON. To this union was born one son, JESSE LEE GORDON, who passed away Jan. 17, 1936. Mr. Gordon has resided in the Tyler Bluff community since her marriage to Mr. Gordon.
Pallbearers were her grandsons, C. R. TUCK, COMER TUCK, SAMMIE RAY, JOE CONYERS, JOE GROTTE and FLOYD BLAKELY. Among the out of town relatives here for the final rites were C. C. N. TUCK of Fort Worth, COMER TUCKER of Iowa Park, Mrs. CLARENCE PETERMAN of Davis, Okla., Mr. and Mrs. JOHN S. THOMPSON, a brother from Sulphur, Okla., Mrs. R. E. CAMPBELL of Tulsa, Mrs. C. W. TUCK of Tulsa, Okla., and WALTER TUCK of El Reno, Okla.