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Theresa Marie (Rukes) Ikerd

August 26, 1941 ~ May 11, 2022 (age 80)


Theresa Marie Rukes Ikerd, 80, passed away May 11, 2022 at her home in Raleigh, NC. She was born in Terre Haute, Indiana on August 26, 1941 to the late Ova B. and Alice Ruby Randolph Rukes. Theresa retired after 35 years of service from Columbia House, where she worked in Quality Control. She also worked in the cash office at Cary and Raleigh Walmarts. 

Theresa is survived by her daughter, Karla Dawn Attamack (John Charles); son, Kirk Douglas Ikerd; grandchildren: Justin Kyle Webster, Ruth Obruchna Urban (Jesse), Emily Elizabeth Attamack, Zachary Alexander Attamack, Angela Diane Attamack, Dylan Lee Ikerd; great-grandchildren: Sharyn Grace Urban, Owen Michael Urban, and Caroline Lee Urban. 

A memorial service to celebrate her life will be held 11:00 am, Wednesday, May 25, 2022 at Penny Road Church of the Nazarene, 8509 Penny Road, Raleigh with a reception to follow.

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