|Birth: ||Feb. 5, 1936|
|Death: ||Nov. 28, 2012, USA|
Funeral services for Roy Edward Walker, Sr., 76, of Aiken, SC will be held eleven a.m., Saturday, December 1, 2012 in the Folk Funeral Home Chapel, Williston, SC with the Reverends Bruce C. Fox and Kenny Murphy officiating. Burial will be in the Williston Cemetery. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home on Saturday. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be sent to South Aiken Church of God Building Fund, 2700 Whiskey Road, Aiken, SC 29803. Mr. Roy passed away Wednesday, November 28, 2012.
Born in Knoxville, TN, Roy was a son of the late Charles Edward Walker and Mossie Davenport Walker. He retired in 1993 from the Savannah River Site, where he worked for E.I. DuPont and Westinghouse, as a lab technician, fire suppression systems and was a Senior Supervisor. He was in the US Army for 6 months, the Army Reserves for 33 years having served during the Cold War and retired as a First Sergeant from the 450th Ordinance Company of Aiken.
Survivors include his wife Kathleen "Kay" Elizabeth Jones Walker of the home; sons, Roy Edward (Billie M.) Walker, Jr. and their children, Shelby Erin and Shannon Colleen Walker all of Abilene, TX; Kevin Walker of Fountain Inn, SC; step-son, Sherman Nicklos Sears of Colorado Springs, CO; nieces, Julie and Pam and their spouses. He was preceded in death by brothers, Hollis Walker and Charles Walker.
Folk Funeral Home, Inc. and Crematory is assisting the family with arrangements.
Visit our on-line registry at www.folkfuneralhome.com.
Published in Abilene Reporter-News on November 30, 2012
Charles Edward Walker (1906 - 1990)
Mossie Davenport Walker (1912 - 1979)
William Hollis Walker (1928 - 2007)*
Roy Edward Walker (1936 - 2012)
South Carolina, USA
Created by: Kenneth D. Bogard
Record added: Nov 30, 2012
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