Billie Dean Tucker, 81, of Zillah died Sunday in Yakima.

Mr. Tucker was born in Mercer County, Mo., and served in the Marine Corps. He was a surveyor for the Soil Conservation Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture. He lived in Zillah for more than 40 years.

Survivors include a sister, Sabra White of Yakima.

A graveside service will be at 1 p.m. Friday in the Zillah Cemetery. Arrangements are by Valley Hills Funeral Home, Zillah.