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Darrell

Walker, Sr.

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August 26, 2008

Darrell Lee Walker, Sr, 76, of 410 Corner Drive, died, Tuesday, August 26, 2008 at Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital. He was born June 11, 1932 in Greenbrier County, West Virginia, a son of the late George R. and Tilda Wheeling Walker. Mr. Walker retired from Hercules, Inc. in 1992 and from AET, Inc. in 1999 as a Film Operator. He served with the United States Army during the Korean War. In addition to his parents, Mr. Walker was preceded in death by four brothers and two sisters. Surviving are is wife of 57 years, Georgia McClung Walker of Covington; two sons, Darrell "Dusty Walker , Jr. of Covington; James Walker and his wife, Karen of Midlothian; two daughters, Cheryl Chaney and her husband, Mike of Chesterfield and Michele McClellan and her husband, Chris of Roanoke; seven grandchildren, Shane and Lindsey Burnette ; Brian Burnette; Erin Chaney; Kelley Chaney, Nathan McClellan; Emily McClellan; Allyson McClellan ;one great grandson, Brady Burnette; one brother, Basil Walker and his wife, Pat of Bedford ; five sisters, Lucille Shannon and her husband, Glen of Rainelle; Louise Bragg and Beatrice Dorsey of Nettie, WV; Helen Bivens and her husband, Lee of Georgia and Hilda Copen and her husband Gary of Bell Glade, FL and a number of nieces and nephews. The funeral service will be held 2:00 PM Saturday in the Arritt Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Billy Price officiating. The interment will be made in Alleghany Memorial Park Friends may pay thier respects anytime at Arritt Funeral Home. The family will receive their friends one hour prior to service time at the funeral home. Memorial Information The family suggests that memorial donations may be made in Mr. Walker's name to the American Cancer Society; Karen Buzzard, 807 McCormick Blvd, Clifton Froge, VA 24422 or to the Faith Baptist Church Building Fund, 311 Jackson Drive, Covington, VA 24426.
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Apr 13, 2024

Praying his son, and step sons, gets to come in for this - family together is healing. 🙏 Our families thoughts and prayers sent to yours and many blessings and healing prayers sent to the family. 💐

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Phyllis Sizemore

Apr 13, 2024

Shirley was a sweet person ,she would take me to my appointment s to the Dr .she was a very strong willed person if she believed in something she was very strong minded.She loved her family very much.Rest in peace now an fly high .

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Shirley and Lisa Griffith

Apr 12, 2024

Elsie and I (Shirley) were good friends having met when we were working at The Greenbrier and single. We both married Griffiths (not related). She will be greatly missed by all those that knew her. Stanley and Donna and families, you have our deepest sympathy and condolences in your time of sorrow..

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Julie Lawson

Apr 12, 2024

Lauren, I never got a chance to meet Bob but I could tell you dearly loved each other. God takes the good ones is something I believe. 🙏

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Bob Andrews

Apr 12, 2024

Stanley and Donna-so very sorry for your loss. Your mom and family was big part of the Trinity Baptist family when I was growing up.

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Kellysimmons

Apr 11, 2024

You was good person u will be miss my daughter liberty and my nephew Daniel and my self look forward to seeing you in the morning and in the evening on your porch where we spoke all the time we catch our self looking over to see u seating reading or looking at the mountain or taking care your plants .One best and friendly neighbors you could ever have . Sorry for they family

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Danna Thomasson

Apr 11, 2024

I'm sorry for your loss he was a great neighbor I will miss seeing him on the porch read his book and caring for his plants

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Randy Blankenship

Apr 11, 2024

He was the best neighbor that I ever had my little daughter liberty would look for him everyday an they would wave at each other I thought of him as a good friend just wish we could have spent more time with him we'll all miss you your presence will be missed greatly rest easy my friend

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Tiffany Kincaid Mcdaniel

Apr 10, 2024

My thoughts and prayers are with you guys.

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Donna Lesher

Apr 10, 2024

My deepest condolences to Brian, Vicki and extended family. Jerry reached out to me when Mom passed (I was going through hell with my current stepdad at that time) He was a beacon of light when I needed it most and we always got along great. Jerry is definitely missed but I’m so glad he was baptized and saved. Love Donna

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Apr 10, 2024

So sorry for your loss, Bobby was a great person always kind to everyone,you are in our prayers

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Sam Worley

Apr 9, 2024

I grew up with the Bobby, Stuart, and Roy years ago in Iron Gate. They were all good guys. My condolences to all of you who grieve Bobby’s passing. God bless and comfort you all.

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