Shirley Ann Gardner Tucker, 72, wife of George Goodson, of Flowermound, Texas, died Oct. 3 at North Hills Hospital in North Richland Hills, Texas.

Mrs. Tucker was born Jan. 5, 1939, in Danbury, daughter of the late George Henry and Clara Ann (Gage) Gardner,

She lived in the Danbury area most of her life, including a time in New Milford in the 1970s.

She retired from Davis & Geck in Danbury and relocated to the Fort Worth, Texas, area 20 years ago.

Mrs. Tucker is survived by two sons, Robert Northrop, of North Richland Hills, and Richard Northrop, and wife, Dianne, of Wingdale, N.Y.; eight grandchildren, Jennifer Northrop, of Live Oak, Fla.; Robert Brewster, of Bozeman, Mont.; Jason Northrop, of Sherman; Megan Northrop, of Hollywood, Fla.; Eric Youngberg, of New Milford; Elizabeth Callahan, of Warren; Kayla Lattimer, of Kent; and Ryan Lattimer, of Torrington; and several great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by her husband, William Tucker, and two stepchildren, William and Katherine Tucker.

There will be a memorial service Sunday at 10 a.m. at the Odd Fellows Hall, 25 Danbury Road, New Milford.