A funeral service for Bernie Lucas, age 61, of Jacksonville, is scheduled at 10 o'clock in the morning Saturday, September 24, 2016 at Autry Funeral Home Chapel in Jacksonville with Pastor Don Stanaland officiating. He will be laid to rest at Providence Cemetery.
Mr. Lucas passed away Wednesday, September 21, 2016.
Bernie was born February 14, 1955 in Jacksonville to Birdie and Annie (Hale) Lucas.
He was a very hard working humble man who loved his family dearly. He greatly enjoyed going out to eat at his favorite restaurants, going to the zoo with his granddaughter, watching movies at the cinema and going to all the local museums. He was very thrifty and frugal and always enjoyed saving money. He will be greatly missed by his daughter and granddaughter but we are happy to know he will now be reunited with his only true love, wife, Nina.
He was preceded in death by his parents and wife, Nina Lucas.
He is survived by a daughter, Nancy Lucas of Jacksonville; sisters, Judy McGee and husband Earl of Kingwood, Joyce Tarrant and husband Bobby of Jacksonville; and one granddaughter, Annabel Apilado of Jacksonville.
Visitation will begin on Friday, September 23, 2016 and friends are cordially invited to visit with the family from 6 to 8 o'clock in the evening at Autry Funeral Home, Jacksonville.
Pallbearers will be Raymond Ybarra, Hector Phillips, Jose Rubio, Earl McGee, Heschel Bradley and Jimmy McFarland.
Published on September 23, 2016