Virgil Solomon Lucas, Jr.
November 9, 1951 - January 5, 2022
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Virgil Solomon Lucas, Jr. was known to friends and family as Sol, in deference to his dad who was known as Virgil. Sol grew up in Goldsboro and Charlotte, and attended UNC-CH where he ultimately earned a Pharmaceutical Doctorate. He started his career at Duke Hospital working with cancer patients, then moved to Burroughs Wellcome,…

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Elaine Marie Paul left a message on January 16, 2022:
Sending my deepest condolences to Diane and family. I worked with Sol during the years of GW and subsequently GSK. He was a wonderful colleague and was passionate in his work to fight cancer. I loved to hear his stories of the good old days in Welcome and the infamous "two-legged rat" story. He also talked lovingly of his time with his sons in scouting activities. He will be missed by many.
Brigette left a message on January 15, 2022:
My sincere condolences to you Diane and your family. Sol is the reason I made the move to North Carolina and I am eternally grateful.
Allen Jones left a message on January 14, 2022:
Condolences at the death of Sol. He was a dedicated scientist, generous colleague, and humble, positive person. We worked together at BW and GSK, and I cherish our time together. May your memories sustain you as you grieve his passing.
James Morris left a message on January 14, 2022:
Even though I didn’t know Sol, I was a part of the BW sales team that rounded with Tony Fauci at San Francisco General Hospital in 1987! There are so many of us who were a part of the BW family back then. SO MANY GOOD FRIENDS & GREAT memories!! WARM WISHES & GOOD THOUGHTS for his family!!! Jim Bo
Tom Howe left a message on January 11, 2022:
Diane - Lindi and I are so sorry to learn of Sol’s passing. We are keeping you and your family in our prayers. Our thoughts are with you at this very difficult time. Tom Howe
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Chancy Kapp left a message on January 11, 2022:
So very sorry to hear of Sol’s passing. Diane, thinking of you and your family. Seems like yesterday we were having baby showers!
Linda Umphlett left a message on January 10, 2022:
prayers for family Worked BW in Greenville NC
Gail Zimmermann left a message on January 7, 2022:
Diane I am so sorry to hear about Sol. I know this time must be very hard for you. I am thinking about you and your family. Gail
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