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Thomas James Tucker

Thomas James Tucker was American investment company executive.


  • Tucker, Thomas James was born on September 5, 1929 in Atlanta. Son of Thomas Tudor and Carol (Govan) Tucker.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University of the South, 1952.


    • With Cork Institute of Technology Corp, New York City, 1957—1972. President, Chief Executive Officer AmSouth Finance Corporation, Birmingham, Alabama, 1972—1982, chairman board, 1982, director, 1972—1993. Executive vice president AmSouth Bank N.A., Birmingham, 1982—1993, chief credit officer, 1992—1993.

      Principal Tucker Investments, 1994—2003. Retired, 2003

      Executive vice president AmSouth Bancorp, Birmingham, 1982-1993. Board directors Alabanc Properties Corporation, Birmingham, chairman, 1991-1993.

      Board directors Birmingham Broadway Series Inc., treasurer, 1996-1997, president, 1997-1999, chairman, 1999-2001. Co-founder Garland-Govan Scholarship Fund, Sewanee-University of the South.


    • Photographer general interest magazines, since 1970. Contributor articles on credit and leasing to trade journals.


    Denomination: Episcopalian


    Board directors Birmingham Community Development Сorporation. Chairman board, 1990-1993. 1st lieutenant United States Air Force, 1952-1956.

    Member of Birmingham Art Museum Association, Birmingham Botanical Society, Friends of Emmt O'Neal Library., Cahaba River Society (advisory board 1991-1992, board directors 1993-1998, vice president organizational development 1995-1998), Manigault Society, Order of Purple/Sewanee-University of the South, Never Failing Succession of Benefactors/Sewanee-University of the South, Carolynne Scott Writers Group (2d place 2006, 3rd place 2007, Hackney Short Fiction awards), The Club, Silhouettes Club.



    Photography, writing.


    • Married Margaret Guerard.
    • father: Thomas Tudor Tucker
    • mother: Carol (Govan) Tucker
    • spouse: Margaret Guerard.
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    Born September 5, 1929
    • 1952
      University of the South
    • 1957 - 1972
      With Cork Institute of Technology Corp
    • 1972 - 1982
      president, AmSouth Finance Corporation
      Birmingham, United Kingdom, United Kingdom
    • 1972 - 1982
      Chief Executive Officer, AmSouth Finance Corporation
      Birmingham, United Kingdom, United Kingdom
    • 1982 - 1993
      executive, vice president AmSouth Bank North America
      Birmingham, United Kingdom, United Kingdom
    • 1994 - 2003
      principal Tucker Investments
    • 2003
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