Tucker Dale "Skeeter" Rudder Obituary

  • Tucker Dale
    In Loving Memory of

    Tucker Dale "Skeeter" Rudder

    Birth Date: Jan 2nd, 1957 Death Date: Mar 17th, 2016
    Tucker Dale "Skeeter" Rudder passed away Thursday, March 17, 2016.

    Tucker Dale was born on January 2, 1957 to Tucker and Hazel Rudder in Lubbock,


    Survivors include his wife, Glenda Rudder; son, Levi Rudder and wife, Jenni; daughter, Rachael Rudder and two granddaughters; mother, Hazel Patterson Rudder; sister, Rene’ Ford and husband, Tommy Ford; two nieces, Hayley York and Heather Monkres and a great niece and nephew. He was preceded in death by his father, Tucker Rudder.

    Tucker Dale grew up in his hometown of Lubbock, was baptized in 1969 at Vandelia Church of Christ, and graduated from Lubbock High School in 1975.

    Tucker Dale worked by his father’s side in the steel erection business, until establishing the family business, T&T Drilling, in 1973. After the passing of his father in 1991, Tucker Dale and his sister, Rene’, continued to successfully operate T&T Drilling through 2012. At that time, Tucker Dale’s son, Levi, became his partner and together they owned and operated T&T Drilling to the present day.

    Throughout his lifetime, Tucker Dale enjoyed dirt track car racing, fishing, hunting, boating, playing pool and riding motorcycles.

    In lieu of flowers, Tucker Dale’s family asks that donations be made in his name to "Hunt of a Lifetime," an organization that grants hunting and fishing dreams to children diagnosed with life threatening illnesses. You may access the website at www.huntofalifetime.org.

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