Originally created 05/07/00

Mr. Walter Walker Jr.



HEPHZIBAH - Mr. Walter Walker Jr., of Crosscreek Road, died Saturday, April 29, 2000, at Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Centers, Augusta.

The funeral will be at 4 p.m. today at Noah's Ark Baptist Church, Keysville, with the Revs. Karlton Howard and Stevie Berry officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

Mr. Walker, a native of Burke County, had retired as a heavy equipment operator and was an Army veteran of World War II.

Survivors include his wife, Lucy Atwell Walker; four sons, W.L. Walker, Rockford, Ill., Thomas Walker, Hephzibah, and David Walker and Willie Walker, both of Newark, N.J.; and 15 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren.

Friends may call at the residence or at Carter's Mortuary, Waynesboro.

The Augusta Chronicle May 6, 2000