Brent A. Tucker

Brent A. Tucker, 38, of Washington, W.Va., died Oct. 25, 2013, at his residence.

He was born July 1, 1975, in Parkersburg, a son of Gary J. and Janie Aldridge Tucker of Parkersburg.

Brent was a 1993 graduate of Parkersburg South High School, graduated from Washington State Community College with a degree in Industrial Technology, and later worked for DuPont. He was an avid Pittsburgh Steelers’ Fan.

In addition to his parents, he is survived by one brother, Gary (Carri) Tucker Jr. of Parkersburg; one sister, Deborah (Jim) Hammond of Wadesville; “other sister,” Janet Adams of Glasgow; faithful companion, “Big Ben”; and he was preceded in death by his other faithful companions, Andre and Abbey.

Memorial services will be 11 a.m. Friday at Leavitt Funeral Home, Parkersburg, with the Rev. Ed Rogers officiating.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Humane Society of Parkersburg, 19th and Poplar Streets, Parkersburg, WV 26101.

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