Larry Donald Walker

Born: Sun., Sep. 1, 1946
Died: Fri., Sep. 27, 2019

Funeral Service


3:00 PM to 5:00 PM, Sat., Oct. 05, 2019
Location: Hart Funeral Home

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Mr. Larry Donald Walker, age 73, of Blackshear, passed away Friday morning (9/27/19) at the Hospice Satilla Hospice House following an extended illness.

Born September 1, 1946 in Live Oak, Florida, he was a son of the late Chandler Walker and Frances Dear Walker Melton.   He lived many years in Adel, GA before moving to Pierce County in 2016.  He was retired as a crane operator for Steam Control Systems and was a member of Adel United Methodist Church. 

For many years, he loved to compete in rodeos, especially steer wrestling, which was his favorite event.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his step-father, Buford Melton; a sister, Carolyn Walker Jones; and his brother, Nick Walker.

Survivors include his wife, Kaye James Walker of Blackshear; his son, Donald Walker of Palatka, FL; 2 daughters, Amy Walker of Jacksonville, FL and Charity Herrington of Oklahoma City, OK; 2 step daughters, Amy McIntosh (husband Adam) of Blackshear and Kathi Boyette (husband Kevin) of Waycross; 6 grandchildren, Jessica and Jennifer Walker of Oxford, NC, Kayla Sellers (husband Kurt) and Kev Boyette, both of Waycross, and Alan and Ashley McIntosh, both of Blackshear; a great grandson, Kane Sellers of Waycross; an honorary granddaughter, Bren Jordan of Blackshear; a sister, Barbara Walker Crain (husband Jimmie) of Live Oak, FL; and several nieces, nephews, and other relatives.

The family will receive friends on Saturday (10/5/19) from 3-5 p.m. at the funeral home.    

A private service will take place at a later time.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Hospice Satilla, 808 Evergreen Way, Waycross, GA 31501.

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Ray and Susan Lovett
   Posted Fri September 27, 2019
Kaye and family, we are sorry to learn of the passing of Larry. Know that he will be greatly missed. Praying for all of you.
Ray and Susan Lovett

Sara Fleming
   Posted Sat September 28, 2019
Kaye, My love and sympathy to you at this very sad time. Please take care of yourself.

Sharon Brown
   Posted Mon September 30, 2019
May the many memories of Larry, console you and your family, in the days ahead. So, sorry for your loss.

Diane C Walker
   Posted Wed October 02, 2019
Kaye and Barbara, we are sending our sincere sympathy for the loss of Larry. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family.

Darlene Monk
   Posted Sat October 05, 2019
Much love and prayers for you! So blessed to have met you and Larry! What a beautiful couple! I will be keeping you in my thoughts and prayers for a very long time to come! God bless and keep you❤️
Darlene Monk

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