Bill Tucker

GRAY:  Bill Tucker passed away on May 31, 2016.  Funeral services were held on Saturday, June 4, 12:00 p.m., at Hart’s Mortuary, Jones County Chapel, Gray, with the Rev. Jay Tucker and Dr. Jason Wade officiating.  Burial followed at Elam Memorial Gardens Cemetery, with a visitation held one hour prior to the service.

Bill was predeceased by his parents, Truman and Rheba Tucker.  He was a native of Arkansas and a member and former trustee of Gray United Methodist Church.  He retired as the telecommunications manager of Contel and, following his retirement, owned and operated Bill’s Computers.  He was also a member of the DQ Coffee Club.

Bill is survived by his wife of 57 years, Joyce Tucker of Gray; daughter, Michelle Davis (Jarrell) of Greenland, Arkansas; son, Mitch Tucker of Macon; two grandchildren, Misha Reed of Fayetteville, Arkansas, and Shelby Tucker of Norfolk, Virginia; and three brothers.

Donations may be made to Pine Pointe Hospice, 6261 Peake Road, Macon, GA 31210.

Hart’s Mortuary, Jones County Chapel had charge of arrangements.  Register online at


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