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Obituary - Mr. Joseph Michael “Mike” Tucker
Joiner-Anderson Funeral Home & Crematory
Mr. Joseph Michael “Mike” Tucker

Mr. Joseph Michael “Mike” Tucker, age 66, died Sunday, May 16, 2021, at East Georgia Regional Medical Center in Statesboro.

Mike was born on April 1, 1955, in Pahokee, Fla., to the late Mr. Crate Tucker and Mrs. Marjorie Strickland Tucker. He attended Pahokee High School and worked for many years in construction.

Mike was an avid outdoorsman who enjoyed hunting and fishing but was also a family man who treasured spending time with his family.

He was preceded in death by his parents; three angel children; and a brother, Randall Jarriel.

Mike is survived by his wife, Jerri Ann Tucker; his six daughters, Diane Bellamy, Michelle Gandy, Mindy Jackson, Ashley Gandy, Whitney Gutzmer and Georgia Tucker; his son, Justin Tucker; nine grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; his sister, Joan Ramsey; and his brothers, Donnell Jarriel, Wayne Jarriel, Steve Smith, Crate Tucker Jr., and Jimmy Ray Tucker.

The family will hold a memorial service at a later date.

Friends may sign the online register book at

Joiner-Anderson Funeral Home & Crematory of Statesboro is in charge of arrangements.


Statesboro Herald, May 18, 2021

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