Natalie Taylor Stuckey

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

LITTLE ROCK - Natalie Cecile Taylor Stuckey of Little Rock passed away November 30, 2014 at the age of 84. She was born in Jonesboro to the late Robert Henry Taylor and Mae Beatrice Priestly Taylor of Trumann. Natalie was preceded in death by her husband of 30 years, J C "Jake" Stuckey of Trumann and her eldest son, Robert Taylor Stuckey of Atlanta, Georgia. She is survived by her daughter Cecile Stuckey Rose and her husband, Thomas N. Rose, and their son, Thomas N. Rose, Jr., all of Little Rock; and by her son John C. Stuckey and his wife, Amy P. Stuckey, and their two children, Natalie Marie Stuckey and J C Stuckey II, all of Trumann. Natalie attended Stephens College in Columbia, Mo. and graduated from the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville, where she was a member of Delta Delta Delta sorority. Before moving to Little Rock in 1996, she resided in McCormick, served as director of the Bank of Trumann and of Taylor & Stuckey, Inc. She was actively involved in farming and agricultural related businesses and enterprises founded by her late father and late husband. Natalie was a member of the United Methodist Church and a generous supporter of a number of charitable organizations and causes in Trumann and Little Rock. A private family burial was held at Jonesboro Memorial Park Cemetery with Dr. Jerry Wilcox officiating. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial donations be made to the Arkansas Children's Hospital Foundation, P.O. Box 2222, Little Rock, AR 72203-2222, or Trumann Food Pantry, 610 Walnut Street, Trumann, AR 72472.

Arrangements were by Thompson Funeral Home in Trumann. An online registry book can be signed at