John Tucker

John Henry Tucker

Mar/09/1926 - Aug/05/2019

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Obituary of John Henry Tucker

COLUMBIA – A memorial service for John Henry Tucker, 93, will be held on Saturday, August 10, 2018, at 11:00 a.m. at Spears Creek Baptist Church.  The family will receive friends following the service in the church fellowship hall.  Committal service will be held on Monday, August 12 at 10:00 a.m. in Fort Jackson National Cemetery.  Memorials may be made to Quilts of Valor Foundation, PO Box 191, Winterset, IA  50273   

    Mr. Tucker passed away on Monday, August 5, 2019 at the C.M. Tucker Center Nursing Care Center.  Born in Richland County, he was the son of the late John Rivers and Martha Corder Tucker.  He served in the United States Air Force and retired from the ministry.  He served as a volunteer chaplain with Columbia Police Department.

    Surviving are his brother, Charles Tucker (Cheryl); 13 nieces and nephews; and numerous great-nieces and nephews.  He was predeceased by brothers, David Tucker, William Tucker and Franklin Tucker; and 4 nephews.


Memorial Service

11:00 am
Saturday, August 10, 2019
Spears Creek Baptist Church
116 Spears Creek Baptist Church
Elgin, South Carolina, United States
Memorial Service

Committal Service

10:00 am
Monday, August 12, 2019
Fort Jackson National Cemetery
4170 Percival Rd
Columbia, South Carolina, United States
Committal Service