Originally created 02/13/01

Mr. Leroy Walker



WILLISTON, S.C. - Mr. Leroy Walker, 82, of Roy Street, died Friday, Feb. 9, 2001, at Barnwell County Hospital, Barnwell.

The funeral will be at 3:30 p.m. Wednesday at St. Peter Missionary Baptist Church, Elko, with the Revs. A.C. Settles and J.L. Wright officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

Mr. Walker, a native of Elko, had retired as a roofer from Charleston Roofing Co. and was a member of Greater Bethel Baptist Church, where he was an usher and chairman of Deacon Board.

Survivors include a daughter, Sonya Alston, Charleston; two sisters, Josephine Brown and Stella Toney, both of Williston; and 13 grandchildren and several great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Joe Brown, Joe Odom, Tommy L. Savage, Albert Bush, Alfred Bush and Deacon Anderson.

Friends may call at the residence of Josephine Brown, 11 Roy St.; or at Simmons Funeral Home.