Robert Walker Obituary

Robert Neil Walker

November 4, 1928 - December 28, 2007
Resided in Greenwood, SC
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ROBERT WALKER

Robert Neil Walker, 79, resident of 126 Highland Drive, husband of Mary Helen Ivester Walker, died December 28, 2007 at Hospice House.

Born in Greenwood County, November 4, 1928, he was a son of the late Robert N., Sr. and Nellie Edwards Walker. He was retired from Eagle Construction Company and had been more recently employed by Herbert Anderson Construction Company.

A member of Troy United Methodist Church, he was also a Mason.

Surviving in addition to his wife of Greenwood are a daughter, Shirley and husband Tony Tafta of Greenwood; two sons, Jerry and wife Dot Walker, Ernie and wife Vicky Walker, all of Greenwood. Two sisters, Ruth W. Sears of Troy and Bessie W. Jones of Greenwood; two brothers, William “Bill” Walker of Bradley and Ted Walker of Greenwood; five grandchildren, Robin and husband Ricky Loggins, Bryan Walker, Wayne and wife Tammy Walker, Rip and wife Linda Tafta and Sandy Tafta; six great-grandchildren,

Mr. Walker was predeceased by brothers Woodrow and Hugh “Bones” Walker.

Funeral services will be conducted at 3 p.m. Sunday from the Blyth Funeral Home Chapel with Dr. N. Keith Polk and Rev. Tim Ellenberg officiating.

Burial will be in Greenwood Memorial Gardens.

Pallbearers will be Curt Walker, Homer Sears, Stanley Walker, Neal Jones, Tim Walker and Roger Walker.

The family is at the home on Highland Drive and will receive friends at the funeral home from 6-8 Saturday evening.

Memorials may be made to HospiceCare of the Piedmont, 408 West Alexander Avenue, Greenwood, SC 29646. or to the charity of one(TM)s choice.


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Funeral Home
Blyth Funeral Home
1425 Montague Avenue
Greenwood, SC US 29649
Visitation
Blyth Funeral Home
1425 Montague Avenue
Greenwood, SC US 29649
Saturday, December 29, 2007
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Service
Blyth Funeral Home Chapel
1425 Montague Avenue
Greenwood, SC US 29649
Sunday, December 30, 2007
3:00 PM
Cemetery
Greenwood Memorial Gardens
Highway 25 North
Greenwood, SC US 29649
Sunday, December 30, 2007

 

 

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