Tucker Jr. (Man)
Wesley Allen Tucker Jr. (Man), 15, went home to be with the Lord on July 11, 2004.
He was born in Akron on Aug. 16, 1988. Wes ley was a very prestigious young man with many potentials. He was an active member of JROTC at East High School. Wesley loved to read and write poems. His achievements started early in life while receiving many awards for being on the Merit Roll. He will always be remembered for his vibrant smile that could light up a room.
He was preceded in death by great-grandmother, Emma Tucker; great-grandfathers, Dor sey Tucker, Ralph Formey, and Dave Reynolds; grandmother, Queen Melton; great-uncles, Dorsey, John, and Curtis Tuck er. Wesley leaves, to cherish his memories, devoted parents, Tia Formey and Wesley (Yvonne) Allen Tucker Sr.; brother, Wayne; sister, De'Andria; stepbrothers, Jimack, Javen, and Chris; stepsisters, Angela, Britney, and Iesha; grandfathers, Walter Melton, William Hadden, and Wesley Allen Black, grand mother, Emma Black; great-grandmothers, Sarah Gurley, Amanda Thompson, and June (Melton) Reynolds; uncles, Mike Formey, Donnie Lollar, Jamar Black, and Walter Stembridge; aunts, Tiffany Melton, Teresa Bordeaux, Lattesha Black, and Robin Tucker; special cousins, Raynard Bordeaux, Barry For mey, and Canei Ware; and a host of aunts, uncles, relatives and friends.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, 1 p.m., at Stewart & Calhoun Funeral Home Chapel, Pastor Lorenzo Glenn officiating. Interment at Mt. Peace Ceme tery. Friends may call at the funeral home Saturday from 12 noon to 1 p.m. Condolences may be sent and procession will form at 984 Kickapoo, Akron 44305. (330-535-1543.)
Published in Akron Beacon Journal on Jul. 15, 2004.