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Tribute to honor the late Ben Tucker this weekend

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SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) -

Friends of the late Ben Tucker will be holding a tribute for the jazz legend this weekend in Savannah. 

The event is set to take place Saturday starting at 3 p.m. at St. John Baptist Church, 522 Hartridge Street in Savannah.

The 82-year-old was riding in a golf cart when he was hit and killed by a car on Hutchinson Island. Tucker moved to Savannah from New York in the early 70's.

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