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Lucille Griffin Tucker, 96, of Claxton, Georgia, formerly of Savannah, Georgia, and widow of James Byron Tucker, died Sunday evening, May 8, 2022, at Spanish Oaks Retreat.

Born in Tattnall County, Georgia, she was a daughter of the late David Lee Griffin and the late Versie Kicklighter Griffin. Mrs. Tucker was a member of Sikes Chapel United Methodist Church. She and her husband owned and operated Tucker’s Service Station in Savannah for 40 years.

In addition to her husband of almost 72 years and her parents, she was preceded in death by her daughter, Frann Tucker Lance; her son-in law, Roland Eugene Lance, and her sister, Syble Griffin DeNitto.

Survivors include her sister-in-law, Carolyn Tucker, and several nieces and nephews.

The funeral service will be held at 11 o’clock Thursday morning, May 12, 2022, at the graveside, Forest Lawn Memory Gardens, with the Reverend Dr. Drew Corbett officiating.

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  1. Jerry & Mary Alice Hendrix says:

    Our sweet, kind Aunt Lucille, You certainly
    Taught us how to live and how to go to our
    Heavenly Home with a big smile!

    We will always cherish your memories and the
    Things you shared with us.

    Give uncle Byron a hug for us……..

    Until we meet again❤️❤️❤️

    Love you,
    Jerry and Mary Alice

  2. Beverly W.Mock says:

    Mrs. Lucille always greeted me with a smile & hug- a precious lady & friend❣️ She will be missed here. Now happy as welcomed by our Lord and Saviour, united with her dear husband, daughter & son-in-law Fran & Roland.
    Blessings overflowing with love and joy.
    Until then,

  3. Rhonda Haire says:

    So sad to hear this. She was one of my favorite customers at the Bank. Always kind and shared stories with me.prayers for the family.

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