Roanoke Vet Bucky Stover Dies At 49
August 7, 2006 at 6:12 AM (PT)
Condolences to family and friends of former WROV-A/ROANOKE personality BUCKY STOVER, who died of a heart attack near SALEM, VA on THURSDAY morning at 49.
STOVER, a longtime maintenance engineer and satellite truck operator for CBS affiliate WDBJ-TV/ROANOKE, died while driving a satellite truck for the station on I-81, suffering a heart attack and leaving the roadway. He worked at several stations in the 70's and early 80's, including WPVR, WROV, WUEZ, WSLQ, and WXLK/ROANOKE, WYTI/ROCKY MOUNT, NC, WTOB/WINSTON-SALEM, and WJJJ-WVVV/CHRISTIANBURG, VA, and also worked for WROV as an engineer in the 90's.