He was a former co-owner of Cleveland Tire. He was of the Baptist faith.
He was the son of the late William Hugh Walker and Frances Minchew Walker. He was also preceded in death by his brother, Bill C. Walker; and stepson, Travis Tinsley.
He is survived by his wife of 30 years, Debbie Walker, of Cleveland; children: Steve Walker, Jaime Walker and wife, Nanette, Brigitte Miller, Kensley Walker and Kayden Walker; and stepdaughter, Stephanie Tinsley, all of Cleveland; nine grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; three nephews: Bob Walker, Bill Walker and Dave Walker; and his beloved pet, Rambo.
The funeral will be held at 2 p.m. today, June 3, 2012, in the chapel of Ralph Buckner Funeral Home with grandson Brandon Walker officiating.
Interment will follow in Sunset Memorial Gardens with employees and friends of Cleveland Tire serving as pallbearers.
You are invited to send a message of condolence and view the Walker family guest book at www.ralphbuckner.com.