Kenneth Tucker, age 82, of Russell Springs

Kenneth Tucker, of Russell Springs, passed away on Friday, September 10, 2021, at the Jean Waddle Hospice Care Center, in Somerset.  He was 82 years of age.

Kenneth was born on November 7, 1938, in Russell Springs, son of the late Gifford and Olga Hopper Tucker.  He was a U.S. Army veteran.  Kenneth worked for PK USA, a medical supply manufacturer, as a quality manager for many years.

He is survived by his daughter, Julie Farmer, of Franklin; his life partner, Maria Garcia, of Russell Springs; his brother, Dave Tucker; and his two grandchildren, Gabrella Renee Farmer and Zaccheus Ryan Farmer.

Along with his parents, Kenneth is preceded in death by his brother, Keith Tucker; and his grandson, Tyler D’Wayne Farmer.

Inurnment will be in Mill Springs National Cemetery, in Nancy, at 2:30 p.m. EST, on Thursday, September 23, 2021, with Military Honors by the American Legion Post #38 Honor Guard.

Kenneth’s arrangements are entrusted to Bernard Funeral Home.  An online guestbook is available at

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