The Stanly News and Press (Albemarle, NC)

May 24, 2013

John Lucas Jr.


Thursday, May 23, 2013 — John R. Lucas Jr., 49, of Raleigh, N.C., passed away after a courageous battle with cancer on Monday, May 20, 2013.  

He was born on March 12, 1964, in Stanly County, N.C. to John R. Lucas Sr. and Thelma Talbert Lucas.

John was a graduate of N.C. State University and lived in Raleigh for over 30 years. He had worked for Sinclair Broadcasting since 1992.  

John loved dogs and computers. He will be remembered as a loving son and wonderful person. John will be dearly missed by everyone blessed to have known him.

John is survived by his parents and numerous other loving family members and friends.

A memorial service will be at a later date in Albemarle, N.C.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Cancer Society at

Arrangements by Brown-Wynne Funeral Home, 1701 E. Millbrook Road, Raleigh, NC 27609 at (919)876-6900.  

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