Gov. Jim Justice appoints D.R. Buck Jennings to House of Delegates seat in 53rd District


Vacancy was created last month following the passing of Delegate Tony Lewis


CHARLESTON, WV – Gov. Jim Justice announced today that he has appointed D.R. “Buck” Jennings of Thornton to the House of Delegates 53rd District seat filling a vacancy created last month following the passing of the Honorable Tony Lewis. Jennings is president of Jennings Legacy Builders and is married to his wife of 47 years, Evelyn. They have three children, three grandchildren and one great-grandchild. He is a longtime member of the Fellowsville Fire Department and is a paramedic and EMT instructor with RESA. 

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