He was born August 3, 1946 in Hudson, Ky. the son of Walter and Hilda Mingus Tucker. He was a member of the Hudson Community Church and Hudsonville Masonic Lodge.
He is survived by his wife, Lynda Tucker of Hudson, three sons, Eric, Jeff, and Jason Tucker all of Hudson, two sisters, Nadine Carwile and Veld Dean both of Leitchfield, one brother, Keith Tucker of Cecilia, one daughter-in-law, Tonya Tucker of Hudson, and two grandchildren, Dustin and J.D. Tucker, both of Hudson.
Funeral services were held at 1:00 p.m., Friday, January 22, 2010 at the Hudson Community Church with Bro. Jimmy Tucker officiating. Burial was in the Hudson Cemetery.