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Patrick Edward Tucker

(ROANOKE) Patrick Edward Tucker, a native of Roanoke, and current resident of Atlanta, passed away from Sunday, Nov. 12, 2023. Patrick, affectionately known as “Pat,” was born July 24, 1957, in Roanoke, to the late Enoch Shears and Bobbie Nell Tucker Shears.
Pat played on the Handley High School football team and graduated from Handley. Pat confessed his faith in Christ and was a member of Bethel United Methodist Church. Pat worked as a home construction worker for Thacker’s Supplies for over 20 years.
Pat was preceded in death by his father and mother; brother, Willie Tucker; and great niece, Amari Tucker.
He is survived his three daughters Vashonte Tucker of Canton, Ga., Calese Tucker of Atlanta and Alisha McGuire of Roanoke; one stepson, Quentin Hickman of Atlanta; grandchildren, Akeleh McGuire, Ameila McGuire and Damian McGuire all of Roanoke and Lani’B Hickman of Atlanta; his only sister, Teresa Shears Capers; aunts Mattie Wilson (Eddie) of Atlanta and Leola Allen of Roanoke; uncles Harry Tucker, Larry Tucker and Oliver Tucker (Barbara) all of Chattanooga, Tenn.; very special memories with his closest friend, Shirley Jones and a host of other friends and family to celebrate the memory of Pat’s life.
Services for Patrick are pending and announcements forthcoming.