Malinda Ann McNair-Rucker

September 10, 1962 ~ April 23, 2021 (age 58)


MALINDA MCNAIR-RUCKER was born on September 10th, 1962, to parents, Mary Miller White and Willie Lee White.

Malinda received an Associate’s degree in Psychology / Child Development.

She was preceded in death by her mother, Mary White; father, Willie L. White; son, Primes Rucker III; sister, Ernestine Gatewood Lincoln; brothers, John Gatewood, Thomas Gatewood, and Tena L. Harp; and cousin, Darius Polite.

She leaves to cherish her memories: her daughter, Precious Bartley, who is married to Romone Bartley; her son, Derek A. Rucker, who is married to Shataya Rucker; grandchildren: Devoe Thomas, Jr., Deshariee Hayes, Timaji Aiken, Primes Rucker IV, and Keyon Bowen; daughter-in-law, Kayon Bowen, on behalf of PJ Primes Rucker III; sisters: Brenda McNair Anderson and Vivian Gatewood Davis; nieces: April Ashley, Rachel Lincoln, and Mary Lincoln; nephews: Tyrone Griffin, Martel McNair, Byron Mcnair, and Marcus Owens; and Special Friends: Wanda Polite and Irene Washington.

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May 7, 2021

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Unity Memorial Funeral Home, East
44 W. Michael Gladden Blvd.
Apopka, FL 34703

Funeral Service
May 8, 2021

11:00 AM
New Inspiration Missionary Baptist Church
617 South Lakeview Avenue
Winter Garden, FL 34787

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