Lonnie Louis Rucks, 53, of Sparkman, died on Sunday, Dec. 18, 2011.

Lonnie Louis Rucks, 53, of Sparkman, died on Sunday, Dec. 18, 2011. He was born July 16, 1958, in Sparkman, son of Adolph and Everlean Eason Rucks.
He attended First Baptist Church. He was a graduate of Sparkman Training School.  He was a machine operator.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and two brothers, Robert L. Rucks and Larry Rucks.
He will forever be remembered by his companion, Rose Harris; his daughter, Wyletta Dillworth-Collins of El Dorado; his siblings, Linda Matlock of Princeton, Loraine Walker of Arkadelphia, Johnny Rucks and L. C. Rucks of Sparkman;  and two grandchildren, Darius Collins and Tristan Hempstead of El Dorado.
Mr. Rucks will lie in repose in the funeral home Wednesday from 2-7 p.m.
A service of celebration and love will be held on Thursday at 11 a.m. in First Baptist Church where the Rev. L. A. Craig is the pastor and will officiate.
The committal service and final resting place will be in Harmony Community Cemetery.
Services are provided by Williams Funeral Home, Inc.
To sign the guest book online in memory of Mr. Rucks, go to www.funeralsatwilliams.com.