Larry Mack Tucker

August 24, 1945 - September 06, 2023


Obituary For Larry Mack Tucker

Larry M. Tucker was born in Locust, NC on August 24, 1945, to Ira Mack Tucker and Leola Honeycutt Tucker and passed away peacefully with his family by his side on September 6, 2023. His parents preceded him in death along with his brothers Donny L. Tucker and Ronny G. Tucker.

He is survived by his beloved wife Jan Denmark Tucker, son Duane Tucker (Amalia), Daughter, Traci Tucker Cortez (Alvaro) sister, Doris Tucker Surratt (Charles) and brother George M. Tucker (Kathy) and his beloved grandchildren Sydney Tucker, Sebastian Cortez and Oliver Cortez who were the loves of his life and his greatest joy was spending time with them. He taught them so much about life. His love of music, running and golf was instilled in his children and grandchildren.

Larry enjoyed two successful careers in retail with Eckerd Drug and Ace Cash Express achieving Regional Vice President positions with both.
Larry was a longtime member of Sardis Presbyterian Church serving as Elder, Chairman of Stewardship, Mustard Seed Group member, Sunday School teacher, served on several Capital Campaigns and other aspects of the life of the Church.

A Memorial Service will be held on September 22, 2023, at Sardis Presbyterian Church in Charlotte NC at 3:00 PM with visitation at 1:30 PM in the Education Building.

In lieu of flowers the family is requesting donations to Tunnel to Towers, (t2t.org) an organization that was close to his heart.


22 Sep


01:30 PM - 03:00 PM

Sardis Presbyterian Church 6100 Sardis Rd. Charlotte, NC 28270 Get Directions »
22 Sep

Memorial Service

03:00 PM

Sardis Presbyterian Church 6100 Sardis Rd. Charlotte, NC 28270 Get Directions »
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  • September 26, 2023

    Thank you for making my tenure at Ace Cash Express memorable. Sending prayers and condolences to your family. You will be remembered with the fondest memories.

  • September 19, 2023

    Larry's soul was full of love and his greatest joy was his family and friends. His way of living life was admirable and he will be missed. Prayers for comfort to all. May the Lord keep you and bring you peace knowing he is resting in the loving arms of Jesus.

  • September 15, 2023

    Please Accept My Condolences Jan & Family. Rest In Peace Mr Tucker

  • September 11, 2023

    Our thoughts and prayers are with Jan, the family and friends of Larry. We have so many great memories of Larry with Mustard Seed activities, church committees and serving the Lord in every manner possible. We hope Larry hits a Hole-in-one every day in Heaven. Max & Cindy McLeod (Sardis)

  • September 11, 2023

    The world will miss you Larry . This world needs the optimism and energy that pervaded your life . I would say rest in peace .... But that's not your style . May the peace of Christ be with your family .

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