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Sammy Joe Tucker, Sr
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Birth: Apr. 7, 1946
Gordon County
Georgia, USA
Death: Dec. 31, 2011
Murray County
Georgia, USA

Sammy Joe Tucker, Sr.
died December 31, 2011
Sammy Joe Tucker, Sr., 65, of Chatsworth. Died Saturday morning, December 31, at his residence.

Sammy was born April 7, 1946 in Gordon County. Son of the late C.B. Tucker and Rachel Grizzle Tucker. He had worked in the textile industry prior to his retirement and was of the Methodist faith. Besides his parents he was preceded in death by his wife, Charlotte Towers Tucker in July 2000.

Survivors include his daughter, Jill Krause and her husband Erik of Cartersville. One son, Sammy Joe Tucker, Jr. and his wife Latitia Whitener of Chatsworth. Nine grandchildren, Sydney Krause, Melissa Krause, Kimmie Krause, Sarah Krause, Christopher Tucker, Joseph Tucker, Avery Tucker, Briley Tucker and Corey Douthitt.

Funeral services were conducted Monday, January 2, at 11 a.m. from the chapel of Thomas Funeral Home with Rev. James McBrayer, Rev. Jimmie Timms and Terry Timms officiating. Burial followed in the Casey Springs Cemetery.

Pallbearers serving included Kenneth Bright, Johnny Davis, Doyal Couch, Doug Gallman, Billy Hayes, and Ragan Hayes.

The family received friends Sunday afternoon from 4 until 8 p.m.

Read more: Calhoun Times - Sammy Joe Tucker Sr
Family links: 
  Columbus B. Tucker (1925 - 1999)
  Rachel Grizzle Tucker (1924 - 1999)
  Charlotte Towers Tucker (1947 - 2000)
Casey Springs Cemetery
Murray County
Georgia, USA
Created by: Vernon Youell
Record added: Jan 10, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 83228847
Sammy Joe Tucker, Sr
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