Danny Joe Tucker, son of the late Charles Tucker and Olivia Charlton Tucker, was born Aug. 11, 1948, in Kennett. He passed away Saturday, July 10, 2010 at the age of 61 years, 10 months, and 29 days.
Survivors include one son, Mark David McCain, of Gulfport, Miss.; three nieces and nephews, Lana Nash, of Kennett, Mark Dye, of Kennett, and Brandon Dye, of Kennett; his former wife, Kay Tucker, of Kennett, and other relatives and many friends.
Joe was preceded in death by a son, Tracy Joe Tucker; a brother, Larry Tucker, and a sister, Gayle Dye.
Funeral services were held at 10 a.m., Monday, July 12, 2010, at McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel in Kennett with Rev. Dale Rickman officiating.
Burial was in the Memorial Gardens Cemetery at Kennett.
Pallbearers were Jeff Morgan, Brad Luce, Mike Murdock, Andy Tijerina, Tommy Cook and John Langston.
Honorary pallbearers were Jackie Pickard, David Ross, John Clyde Thompson, Paul Digges, Jr., Larry Pritchard, Bob Kinnard, Kenny Wilburn, Jimmy Duke and Steve Stacey.
Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society.