09/17/06 — GEORGE WALKER

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July 15, 1949-Sept. 16, 2006

LAGRANGE - Mr. George Ernest Walker, 57, died Saturday afternoon at his home.

Mr. Walker was born in Wayne County on to Emma Jean Butts Walker of Goldsboro and the late Ernest Walker. He had worked in quality control for ExCel Linde and had also worked as a hairstylist.

A service to celebrate his life will be held Monday at 7:30 p.m. at Seymour Funeral Home Chapel.

In addition to his mother, he is survived by his son, Billy Parker; his sisters, Deborah Overton and her husband, George, of LaGrange and Grace Janine Walker of LaGrange; his niece and nephews, Samantha Price McLaughlin and her husband, Matt, Brian Price and Jimmy Walker Jr.; his great-nephew, Matt McLaughlin Jr.; his aunts and uncles, Rose and Lonnie Champlin and George and Loretta Butts.

He was preceded in death by his brother, Jimmy Lee Walker, his grandparents, Grace and George Butts; and his uncle, Archie Butts.

Flowers are welcome or memorials may be made to the American Lung Association, P.O. Box 27985, Raleigh, N.C. 27611.

The family will receive friends Monday from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Seymour Funeral Home and other times at the home of his sister, Deborah Overton, 934 Mark Edwards Road, LaGrange.


Published in Obituaries on September 17, 2006 9:51 AM