CHARLESTOWN, Indiana (December 2nd, 2019) - The Lucas Oil Pro Pulling League mourns the loss of two important members of the pulling family.
Eddie Allen, longtime puller in the Pro Modified Four Wheel Drive Truck division from Knoxville, Tennessee, passed away this weekend from an extended illness. While piloting the "Ram Rod" Dodge in competition Eddie was a two-time winner on the Champions Tour. Visitation and funeral arrangements were unavailable at press time.
Joe Botkin of Staunton, Virginia, puller and supporter of the Shenandoah Valley Tractor Pullers PPL member-state, passed away November 26th, 2019. He had been an active member of antique machinery and pulling associations also. Joe was laid to rest on December 1st, 2019.
We here at the Lucas Oil Pro Pulling League extend our deepest condolences and prayers to the Allen and Botkin families in their time of mourning.
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