Ronald C. Walker (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

AUGUSTA, Ga. - Mr. Ronald C. Walker, Jr., 74, entered into rest Friday, September 9, 2011. Mr. Walker served in Vietnam and retired from the Army (Signal Corp) in 1976. He then became co-owner of Walker Clock Co. from 1976 to 2005. Mr. Walker designed and donated two of the Georgian clocks for Georgia's 250th Anniversary. Family members include companion: Ginette Gearhart, daughter: Veronica Biggs, son: Donald Walker (Irene) IN Tucson, AZ, 4 grandchildren, 7 great grandchildren, 3 brothers and a sister in Tucson, AZ. He was preceded in death by his wife, Paula Walker and by his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Ronald Chester Walker, Sr. A memorial service will be held Tuesday, September 13, 2011 at 7:00 P.M. in the chapel of Thomas Poteet(s)and(s)Son with Rev. Larry Harmon officiating. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22718, Oklahoma City, OK 73123-1718. The family will receive friends Tuesday evening from 6:00 P.M. until the time of the service at Thomas Poteet(s)and(s)Son Funeral Directors, 214 Davis Rd., Augusta, GA 30907 (706) 364-8484. Please sign the guestbook at:

The Augusta Chronicle-September 12, 2011