03/16/05 — LESLIE D. TUCKER JR.

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BURLINGTON -- Leslie Dewey "Tuck" Tucker, Jr., 76, brother of Robert Murchison Tucker of Goldsboro, died Tuesday at Glenaire Retirement Center in Cary.

Mr. Tucker was a native of Alamance County and was son of the late Leslie D. and Helon Murchison Tucker. He was employed by Rose's in downtown Burlington, was a lifelong member of First Presbyterian Church, attended Darlington School and graduated from Burlington High School.

Surviving, in addition to his brother, are several nieces and nephews.

A graveside service will be held at 3 p.m. on Thursday at the Pine Hill Cemetery. A Memorial Service will be held in the Chapel of First Presbyterian Church at 3:30 p.m. The Rev. Genie Martin will officiate.

The family will receive friends at the church following the memorial service.

Memorial donations may be made to L.D. Tucker Memorial Fund; c/o First Presbyterian Church, 508 W. Davis St., Burlington, N.C., 27215.

Lowe Funeral Home and Crematory is serving the family.

Published in Obituaries on March 16, 2005 1:56 PM