Old timers who spent their childhood in the area where Rucker Cemetery is located say that at one time this was a very large cemetery. Now only nine grave sites can be located. The cemetery started when the Rucker Family lived on the land.

From Denton, Texas take US 380 East to FR 2931 - North on FR 2931 for 0.9 miles - on right side of road is a metal gate - go through gate approximately 275 yards to small graveyard amid trees.

Ella; no dates or other name, just small marker
Moda; no dates or other name, just small marker
Hogan, James A.; s/o W.M. & M.M. Hogan; b. Sep 28, 1855; d. Feb 24, 1864

Rucker, Almira S.; s/o John & Mary S. Rucker; b. Mar 24, 1 861 ; d. Jun 7, 1 868
Rucker, John S.; h/o Mary S. Rucker; b. Nov 7, 1825; d. Apr 16, 1868
Rucker, Mary D.; d/o John & Mary S. Rucker; b. Mar 22, 1863; d. Feb 15, 1865
Rucker, Mary S.; w/o John S. Rucker; b. Apr 27, 1825; d. Sep 2, 1902
Rucker, Rebecca F.; d/o John & Mary S. Rucker: b. Jul 14, 1848; d. Mar 3, 1895

Townley, Elijah N.; b. Mar 14, 1849; d. Sep 23, 1873