|Residence||Compson family's house, Elwood City|
formerly: Compson family's house, Louisiana
|Family||*Cisely Compson (wife)|
|Job||Army Corps of Engineers|
|Cartoon debut||"Show Off"|
|Voiced by||Jonathan Potts|
Captain Rufus Tucker Compson is the husband of Cisely Compson, and is the father of Gussie, Madison, Ladonna and Bud. According to Ladonna, her father met her mother when he bought back her trumpet, which she had to sell because she was broke.
Rufus is a member of the Army Corps of Engineers. As such, he is often away from home for extended periods of time, which his children at times have a hard time dealing with. Despite this, he cares deeply for his children and tries to make time for them if at all possible.