March 16, 2021 ~ July 31, 2021

Born in: Leitchfield, KY
Resided in: Leitchfield, KY

Rucker Lane Hampton, age 4 months, passed away Saturday, July 31, 2021 at his residence. He was born March 16, 2021 in Leitchfield, Kentucky the son of Tiffany Jackson and Timmy Hampton.

Rucker is survived by his parents, Tiffany Jackson and Timmy Hampton, three siblings, Savayah, Zeke, and Kruz, maternal grandfather, Teddy Jackson, paternal grandmother, Rebecca Lindsey (Tim Alexander), maternal great-grandfather, Darrel Jackson, maternal great-grandmother, Peggy Johnson, paternal great-grandmothers, LaVeana Lindsey and Gladys Hampton, paternal great-grandfather, Willie and Brenda Lindsey, aunts and uncles, Tiffany and Devin Poor, Whitney Jackson (Shayne Johnson), Cambriea Jackson, and Jessica Johnson (Jeremy) and his cousins, Raylan, Christian, Harley, Tyler, Dawson, Bridgeleigh, Andrew, Hunter, Zoey, and McKenna.

Rucker was preceded in death by his maternal grandmother, Bobbi Jo Hamlet, maternal step-grandfather, Randy Hamlet, paternal grandfather, James Hampton, paternal great-grandfather, Cordie Lindsey and one uncle, Taylor Jackson.

Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. Tuesday, August 3, 2021 at Watson & Hunt Funeral Home in Leitchfield with Bro. Neil Carnes officiating. Burial will be in South Union Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 12:00 p.m. (noon) until 8:00 p.m. on Monday and from 9:00 a.m. until service time Tuesday at the funeral home.

Watson & Hunt Funeral Home is both honored and privileged to be entrusted with the care or Rucker. Share your message of condolence with the family of Rucker Lane Hampton at


Visitation: August 2, 2021 12:00 pm - August 2, 2021 8:00 pm

Watson & Hunt Funeral Home
2373 Elizabethtown Rd
Leitchfield, KY 42754

Visitation: August 3, 2021 9:00 am - August 3, 2021 1:00 pm

Watson & Hunt Funeral Home
2373 Elizabethtown Rd
Leitchfield, KY 42754

Funeral: August 3, 2021 1:00 pm

Watson & Hunt Funeral Home
2373 Elizabethtown Rd
Leitchfield, KY 42754

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  1. I’m so sorry Tiffany , he’s in gods hands and he has a plan for him in heaven. He will always be in your hearts forever.

  2. I am deeply sorrowed by the loss of this precious baby boy. Please know that I’m praying for you and the whole family.

  3. I wish I could take this pain away. Losing a child is the worst pain a parent can feel. Sending all my love and prayers.

  4. Im so very sorry for yalls loss Tiffany. Just remember you have a Beautiful Angel always watching over you from heaven now. Praying for you all. RIP baby Rucker

  5. My condolences to the family. I had the great pleasure of meeting this sweet baby a few weeks ago. My thoughts & prayers are with the family during this difficult time.

  6. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time, there are no words that I can give to help you all. Just know we are praying for you.

  7. Matthew 19:14
    But Jesus said, “Let the little children come to me and do not hinder them, for to such belongs the kingdom of heaven.”
    Revelation 21:4
    ‘He will wipe every tear from their eyes. There will be no more death’ or mourning or crying or pain, for the old order of things has passed away.”
    Much love and prayers for peace and comfort.
    ~The Davis Family

  8. My condolences to the family. You all are in my prayers. Rest in Gods Hands sweet baby Rucker

  9. I don’t know why I saw this but feel called to send a prayer. I’m am deeply sorry for your loss. I shall keep you all in prayer as well as sweet little Rucker.

  10. We are saddened by the loss of this beautiful little boy. He was such a fighter. Our hearts are with you all.

  11. So sorry for your loss. Hugs and prayers for all of you. May God comfort you in this time of need. You will always have a handsome guardian angel watching over all of you.

    • Darrell Jackson love u baby. Desiree Jackson my heart goes out to u were here if u need us love papaw and des

  12. Rest in peace sweet baby Rucker. I am praying for you Tiff and all the family and friends. We love you baby girl.

  13. Our deepest condolences to the Hampton family. Baby Rucker Lane Hampton is in Jesus arms. May Gods peace comfort the family for their loss.

  14. I am grieved to read of your precious baby boy’s passing. My heart prays for Rucker, his Mom and Dad, his family and loved ones. Praying for Jesus to quickly lift you with the peace which surpasses all understanding to console your sorrows and calm your soul.
    “What we once enjoyed and deeply loved we can never lose, for all that we love deeply becomes part of us”. Helen Keller
    My deepest condolences,

  15. May God wrap his arms around this whole family at this time, I pray for this whole family for strength.. Such a beautiful baby boy, what a beautiful guardian Angel the family has now..

  16. We grieve with you and share in your pain. Remember the good times and joy he brought into your life and rejoice in the good news that one day you will see him again in heaven. God bless you and your family as you go through this season of your life together.

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