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Obituary: Howard Walker, 65, Adair Co., KY native

Mr. Walker was a member of a highly regarded South Adair County family. He was a welder.

Howard Walker age 65 years of Summit, Illinois formerly of the Sparksville Community in Adair County passed away Saturday, June 5, 2010 at the Mac Neal Hospital in Berwyn, IL after an illness.

A memorial service will be Saturday, June 12, 2010 at 2pmCT, at the Fudge Cemetery, 847 Independent Ridge RD, Breeding, KY. Visitation will be Friday, June 11, 2010, from 4-9pmCT at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, 210 Greensburg ST, Columbia, KY. Cremation will follow.

Howard Walker, 65, Adair Co., KY, native (1945-2010)

He was the son of the late Edwin and Geneva Fudge Walker of Adair Co. KY. He was born, Monday, April 23, 1945, and died Saturday, June 5, 2010, in Berwyn, IL, at the age of 65 years, 1 month, and 13 days.

Survived by his wife Betty Cline Walker of Summit, IL, and the following:
  • One daughter: Rebecca Smith and husband Michael of Illinois

  • Three brothers: Donnell Walker of Columbia, KY; Terry Walker of Bowling Green, KY; and Arthur Dale Walker of Grand Towers, Illinois

  • One grandchild: Sean Smith
He was preceded in death by one son Timothy Walker; one brother, Jerry Walker; and one sister Judy Claywell.

Mr. Walker was a welder.

Stotts-Phelps-McQueary in charge of arrangements.

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