July 25, 2016
WEST POINT — Jerry Gene Tucker died July 16, 2016, at his residence. Memorial services will be at 2 p.m., Saturday, at Robinson Funeral Home with the Rev. Jim Sallee officiating. Mr. Tucker was born March 31, 1945, to the late Sallie Fondren and Eric Tucker. He attended Walthall Schools and graduated from Mathiston High School. He was a member of Lollars Grove Baptist Church of Eupora. He served in the Army National Guard and was previously employed with Babcock and Wilcox. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his half-brother, Leroy Tucker. He is survived by his wife, Sharon; son, David; daughter, Angel Peoples; step-children, Jessica Duncan and Daniel Coggins; sisters, Gracie T. Beard and Marcy T. Daves; half-sister, Joan T. Tullos; and three grandchildren.