President Tuckers was originally called to the Japan Tokyo South Mission in 2005. Due to an alignment of the North and South missions, President Tucker is assigned to serve in the reopened Kobe Mission effective March 1, 2007.
Saturday, March 12, 2005
LDS Church News
Valten Jay Tucker, 57; Lehi 14th Ward, Lehi Utah East Stake; Sunday School teacher; former stake president, counselor in a bishopric and missionary in the Northern Far East Mission. Regional facilities manager for the Church. Born in Richfield, Utah, to Arthur Rex and Judy Jaye Morrill Tucker. Married Elaine Whimpey, four children.
A Relief Society teacher, Sister Tucker is a former counselor in stake and ward Relief Society presidencies, counselor in a ward Primary presidency and gospel doctrine teacher. Born in Lehi, Utah, to Don L and Vera Creer Whimpey