OBITUARY: James Donald Luckett


James Donald Luckett, age 68 was born in Dickson, Tennessee, and was the son of the late James Clarence “Jake” and Alma Lee Warren Luckett.

He worked as a press operator for Tennsco Corporation. Donald was married to Jane Baxter Curtis. He attended Freedom Baptist Church.

Survivors include his wife, Jane Curtis Luckett of Dickson; four children, Bobby Avery (Wendy), Jackie Esters (Doug), Christy Cunningham (Jackie), and James David Luckett (Katie), all of Dickson; a brother, Dale Luckett (Vickie) of Lyles; a sister, Carol McCord of Dickson; 14 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews, other relatives and friends.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded by a son, Gary Lee Avery, Jr.; a daughter, Mary Dawn Avery Stewart; and by three great-grandchildren.

Funeral services for James Donald Luckett will begin at 3 pm Sunday, May 7, 2023 from the chapel of Taylor Funeral Home with Bro. Dennie Boren officiating. Interment will follow in Union Cemetery. Visitation with the family will be on Sunday from 11 a.m. until service time.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society.


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