jesse tuff

September 18, 1947 ~ March 10, 2020

Jesse L. Tuff was the eldest of seven children born to the Late Elma & Mattie Tuff of Miami, Florida.

Jesse married at seventeen in 1966 to the Late Jeannette White Tuff and from their union were born two children. Jesse worked as a salesman for an IBM company in the 1970’s for several years and then left to pursue other opportunities.

He moved to Atlanta where he lived until he passed away. Jesse is survived by his two daughters Angela Rolle of (Jacksonville, Fl.), Andrea Delancy of (Miami, Fl.), One son in-law Gary Rolle, three grandchildren: Samuel Tuff, Cheyenne & Cierra Rolle.

Also, surviving siblings Geraldine, Barbara, and Charles Tuff of Atlanta, Ga. Eight nephews: Eugene, Tavares, Terrence, Micah, Timothy (Bear), Bruce, Brandon, & Timothy; two nieces: Tarecha & Hawayna. Several grand: nieces & nephews, other close relatives and friends.

Private family services will be held in Atlanta, Ga. on 03/21/20

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  1. Angela Rolle says:

    I miss my dad and I’m sorry that we didn’t spend more time as we should’ve but we did spend the time necessary to share some moments together. Now, he’s with his other departed family members celebrating in heaven. Love & miss you all.

  2. Mr. & Mrs. Desi (Dolores) Reynolds and family💜 says:

    My deepest sincerest condolences from my family to yours. I knew Jesse he has such a humble Spirit very kind and mannerable praying for strength and comfort for the entire family I love you guys

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