Originally created 08/30/99

Mr. Samuel A. Walden



Mr. Samuel A. Walden, 60, of 2017 Bloomingdale Drive, died Sunday, Aug. 29, 1999, at University Hospital.

The funeral will be at 3 p.m. Tuesday at Augusta Primitive Baptist Church with Sam Adkins officiating. Burial will be in Hillcrest Memorial Park.

Mr. Walden, a native of Mitchell, was a dispatcher for SAIA Motor Freight and was an Army veteran. He was a member of Augusta Primitive Baptist Church, where he served as deacon.

Survivors include his wife, Linda Smallwood Walden; a son, Samuel Eddie Walden, Atlanta; a daughter, Becky W. Glosson, Augusta; two brothers, Arthur Walden, Statesboro, and Horace Walden, Milledgeville; two sisters, Sara Reynolds, Sandersville, and Lois Babb, Milledgeville; and five grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Bernell Riner, Scott Jones, Ken Jones, Harry Pritchard, Ray Grubbs, Jimmy Proctor, Grady Thompson and Bill Elliott.

Memorials may be made to Augusta Primitive Baptist Church, 802 Metcalf St., Augusta, GA 30904.

Friends may call at the residence or at Poteet Funeral Home, Peach Orchard Road.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home.

The Augusta Chronicle Aug. 30, 1999