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RIP-- Tommy Shook---AKA-- ZEBCO

Postby BoatlessFisherman » Mon Oct 22, 2012 10:12 am

I am sorry to say that an Old friend has passed and he was so Young, I will miss fishing the runs and Muttons with you, you will always be in my memory and I am greatly saddened by this tragic reality. I am so Glad we had the fall run of 2011 of the great mack run and experienced it fishing together.

We only spoke 2 weeks ago and you never showed to fish and I should have known something was wrong but I figured you had gone North to find the fish as usual.

RIP my Fishing Friend

I have no info on his death as of yet and I will post when I have more info.
-Tommy A-

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Re: RIP-- Tommy Shook---AKA-- ZEBCO

Postby BEOWULF » Mon Oct 22, 2012 10:21 am

What? "Zebco" from here died?
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Re: RIP-- Tommy Shook---AKA-- ZEBCO

Postby Backwoods123 » Mon Oct 22, 2012 10:23 am

didnt know him, but my prayers go out to him and his family
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Re: RIP-- Tommy Shook---AKA-- ZEBCO

Postby gdm phil » Mon Oct 22, 2012 10:42 am

RIP what a loss for the local fishing community
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Re: RIP-- Tommy Shook---AKA-- ZEBCO

Postby ricky9 » Mon Oct 22, 2012 10:54 am

Wow! I used to have fun talking with him when he was working dania. Really knowledgable guy

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Postby PhishingPhanatic » Mon Oct 22, 2012 11:02 am

Wow. That is horrible, I had no idea. RIP Tommy. I have a rod he built, I will make sure to catch a pompano on it for him this winter. Way too young.
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Postby migs24 » Mon Oct 22, 2012 11:21 am

No way... I just got a rod from him a few weeks ago and he looked fine.. I hate to see young people go. RIP
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Re: RIP-- Tommy Shook---AKA-- ZEBCO

Postby offtrackk » Mon Oct 22, 2012 11:27 am

my first ever flea advice was given to me by this man at dania!!


R.I.P ZEB!
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Re: RIP-- Tommy Shook---AKA-- ZEBCO

Postby malibuminix » Mon Oct 22, 2012 11:34 am

It is so hard to believe his gone.I always talked to him at Dania pier and his Knowledge about fishing never stopped to amaze me.
RIP Tommy.
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Re: RIP-- Tommy Shook---AKA-- ZEBCO

Postby CubanExpress » Mon Oct 22, 2012 11:35 am

Zebco was one of the first members I met in real life from the boatlessfishing forum.

RIP Tommy Shook, you will always be remembered.

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Postby Morpheus2 » Mon Oct 22, 2012 12:12 pm

He was a great asset to this forum.

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Re: RIP-- Tommy Shook---AKA-- ZEBCO

Postby Cookinman » Mon Oct 22, 2012 12:30 pm

RIP - way too young
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Re: RIP-- Tommy Shook---AKA-- ZEBCO

Postby ffishermen1 » Mon Oct 22, 2012 1:08 pm

sad to say I never got the chance to meet him. I will miss his remarks on the board.

RIP and my condolences to his family.
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Re: RIP-- Tommy Shook---AKA-- ZEBCO

Postby Xpierrat » Mon Oct 22, 2012 1:24 pm

WOW....I was digging fleas just an hour ago stocking up for the up coming....and thought of some advice he had given me in the past.... He had his opinions but then we all do and he was never afraid to speak his mind.... he WILL be missed that much is for sure....


Rest in Peace the Pomp runs will never be the same without you.
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Re: RIP-- Tommy Shook---AKA-- ZEBCO

Postby BEOWULF » Mon Oct 22, 2012 1:30 pm

Zebco was pretty young, I wonder what happened?

Young or old, you never know when it will be your last day here. Get to work on those dreams folks, and get right with your God.
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Re: RIP-- Tommy Shook---AKA-- ZEBCO

Postby WhoDey » Mon Oct 22, 2012 1:31 pm

RIP Tommy
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Re: RIP-- Tommy Shook---AKA-- ZEBCO

Postby cudaman » Mon Oct 22, 2012 1:36 pm

Very unfortunate to read about this. Unfortunately it will happen to all of us, I just hope that is after we all turn 80. I just hope that fishing is allowed where he is at now and May He Fish In Peace. My prayers are with him, he WILL BE MISSED.
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Postby diggin4grouper » Mon Oct 22, 2012 1:37 pm

R.I.P. manno thank for all the harassing times
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Re: RIP-- Tommy Shook---AKA-- ZEBCO

Postby JustTVH » Mon Oct 22, 2012 2:03 pm

RIP. Sorry to hear this.....
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Re: RIP-- Tommy Shook---AKA-- ZEBCO

Postby fishnfool73 » Mon Oct 22, 2012 2:07 pm

Hard to believe this. I spent many a day talking fishing or the bar scene with him over the last 25 years. Really going to miss him. Rough and abrasive online at times but ask him a question on fishing and he would point you in the right direction. I will miss him.
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Re: RIP-- Tommy Shook---AKA-- ZEBCO

Postby swordfish » Mon Oct 22, 2012 2:27 pm

:-( truly sad... He brought a zesty way to the forum that will be missed... I regret not having had a chance to meet him, may he rest in an endless fall run wherever he may roam...

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Postby Chevy Juan » Mon Oct 22, 2012 2:29 pm

Talked to him once or twice but never met him. Hope his family and loved.ones keep truckin forward.
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Re: RIP-- Tommy Shook---AKA-- ZEBCO

Postby crashmister » Mon Oct 22, 2012 2:51 pm

What a shock! Havent talked to him in a while but man I'm gonna miss him. His sarcasic humor was awsome. We gotta do a memorial service for him.
RIP Tommy!
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Re: RIP-- Tommy Shook---AKA-- ZEBCO

Postby BEOWULF » Mon Oct 22, 2012 3:06 pm

Rijkaard wrote:...I'm still hoping this is one of his bada** jokes...


Ya know what, the though has been on my mind since I read this... eatpop
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Re: RIP-- Tommy Shook---AKA-- ZEBCO

Postby Backwoods123 » Mon Oct 22, 2012 3:12 pm

does anyone have a pic of him or know where there is a pic of him?? i think i may know who it is the name sounds real familiar to me and i would like to see if this is him or not..?
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Re: RIP-- Tommy Shook---AKA-- ZEBCO

Postby PhishingPhanatic » Mon Oct 22, 2012 3:30 pm

This is from his Facebook page...it isn't marked as private or anything so I don't think it is an issue to post it here. Backwoods, if you ever fished at Dania more then a year ago, you would have seen him for sure. He worked the front gate.

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Re: RIP-- Tommy Shook---AKA-- ZEBCO

Postby Backwoods123 » Mon Oct 22, 2012 3:41 pm

thanks, and yeah thats who i thought it was.
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