Tom Tucker, born in Monroe, NC on April 14, 1921, died Saturday, August 15 at the age of 94. Mr. Tucker was a graduate of UNC Chapel Hill and had a career in Radio Broadcasting. He was a US Army World War II veteran. Mr. Tucker is predeceased by his wife of 52 years, Kathy. He is survived by his son, George Tucker and his wife, Libby of Greenville; daughters, Jan Donnelly and her husband, Robert of Melbourne Beach, FL; Deenna T. Carpenter of Clayton; Cindy Walker and her husband, Mike of Apex; six grandchildren, Ashley Tucker, Joshua King, Zachary King and his wife, Tia, Jonathan, David and Stephen Walker; and one great grandchild, Grayson King.
Visitation will be Tuesday, August 18, 6-8pm at Montlawn Funeral Home, and funeral services will be held Wednesday, August 19 at 11:00am, also at Montlawn Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to UNC Chapel Hill or the American Heart Association.
Condolences may be made to the family at www.montlawn.com