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Grady Tucker service (9-7-14) 9-10-14

Lowell Grady Tucker was born in Counce on Sept. 11, 1929. The son of the late Kin T. Tucker and the late Barbara Rebecca Barnes Tucker.
On April 4, 1953, he was united in marriage to Sue Qualls Tucker, who survives.
Mr. Tucker worked as an electrician for Tennessee Valley Authority for 36 years. He was a member of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, Local 852, in Corinth, Miss. He served his country in the United States Army during the Korean War. He was a Staff Sergeant, 3rd Infantry Division, 7th Infantry Regiment. He served as a medic. He was awarded the Bronze Star with Valor attachment, a Combat Medical Badge, and a Korean Service Medal. He was a member of New Life Pentecostal Church in Savannah. He enjoyed going to church, singing, playing the bass guitar, horseback riding, and four wheeler riding. He was very proud of his grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
In addition to his wife of 61 years, Sue, of Savannah, he is survived by his daughter, Susan Tucker Ray and her husband Ben Ray of Savannah; two grandchildren, Myshelle ReNae Ray of Savannah and Shauna Nichole Ray East and her husband Jordan East of Corinth, Miss.; three great-grandchildren, Jacob Taylor Milam, Benjamin David Milam and Levi Jordan East of Corinth, Miss.
In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by two brothers, Jack Tucker and Sherman Tucker; seven sisters, Bertha Dill, Angus Burks, Annie Mae Bonds, Eva Peyton, Pearl Tucker, Cleo Marlar and Dona Grisham.
Services were held on Wednesday, Sept. 10, at 11 a.m., at New Life United Pentecostal Church in Savannah with Larry Adair and Gerald Davis officiating. Burial followed in the Memory Gardens at Savannah.

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