Jerry Tucker


Jerry M. Tucker, 74, of Red Bay, passed away Tuesday, April 18, 2017, at Red Bay Hospital. He was born in Cullman and worked in logging for 40 years.

Funeral services will be held today, April 21, 2017, 1 p.m. at New Union Missionary Baptist Church in Red Bay. Clint Holcombe and Cody Tucker will officiate. Burial will follow at Halltown Cemetery in Vina.

Visitation was held Thursday, April 20, 2017, from 6 until 9 p.m. at New Union Missionary Baptist Church.

Tucker was preceded in death by his parents, Calvin Tucker and Juanita Hall Tucker; daughter, Donna Jean Tucker; grandson, Justin Tucker; and siblings, Thomas, Linda and Randy.

He is survived by his wife, Imogene Tucker of Red Bay; five children, Michael Tucker (Donna), Joseph Tucker (Bridget) and Phillip Tucker, all of Vina, Phyllis Haithcock (Larry) of Red Bay, and Jason Tucker (Alexia) of Dennis, Miss.; 10 grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; two brothers, Wayne Tucker and Carl Tucker; and four sisters, Brenda, June, Sandra and Kathy.

Pallbearers will be Michael Tucker, Joseph Tucker, Phillip Tucker, Larry Haithcock, Hunter Haithcock and Curtis Morrow.

Deaton Funeral Home Inc., Red Bay; 256-356-4907