Mrs. Rupcke was a homemaker.
She is survived by three daughters, Tammy M. Heater of Benton, Jennifer R. Misiewicz of Gilbertsville and Brittany N. Griggs of Sharpe, a brother, Jimmy Edward Elam of Chua Vista, California, two sisters, Carolyn Faye Dillingham of Lone Oak and Donna Kaye McGrew of Lone Oak, several grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Kenneth E. Elam and Bertha Mae“Craig” Elam and one brother.
Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Tuesday at Lindsey Funeral Home. Bishop Erby Reid will officiate. Burial will follow at Salyers Cemetery.
Friends may call after noon until the funeral hour on Tuesday at the funeral home.
Online condolences may be left at www.lindseyfuneral.com.