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Parker County Honors Hall of Fame Cowboy

A legendary cowboy is receiving big honors Thursday in Parker County.

J.W. Stoker performed as a stunt rider for Roy Rogers and is in the National Cowboy Hall of Fame. His career as a trick rider and trick roper stretched over seven decades.

Stoker, 90, lives in Weatherford, and Mayor Craig Swancy proclaimed Thursday, March 15, as J.W. Stoker Day.

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The Parker County Committee on Aging, Inc. was set to honor Stoker at a special luncheon to mark the occasion. 

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