Obituary: Phenoy A. Tucker, 94, of Loganville

Phenoy A. Tucker, age 94 of Loganville, passed away on Saturday, December 26, 2020. A private graveside service for the immediate family will be held at Corinth Memorial Gardens. A Celebration of Life service will be held at a later date. He was born on the family farm on February 18, 1926 to Alton and Mary Tucker. Phenoy returned to the farm after serving in the Unites States Navy in World War II. He married his high school sweetheart, Mary Garrett, in May of 1946. He transitioned the farm into a dairy farm, building an outstanding herd of Holsteins. Phenoy was ordained as a Deacon at Loganville Baptist Church and served over 60 years in that capacity. He was devoted to his beloved wife and his entire family. He was preceded in death by his beloved wife of 74 years, Mary Garrett Tucker; parents, Alton Cevera and Mary Lee Daniel Tucker; and brother, Donald E. Tucker. Surviving are children, Sheila T. & Mike Sewell; Marsha T. & Mike Byrd; Nancy T. & Marty Fleming; grandchildren, Stephen & Jessa Byrd; Heather & Billy Wright; Mary Sewell; Meghan Fleming; and 4 great grandchildren. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to Loganville Baptist Church, 132 Church Street, Loganville, GA 30052 or a charity of your choice. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 670 Tom Brewer Road, Loganville, GA 30052, 770-466-1544. Please sign the online guest registry at

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