Robert A. “Bob” Walker

Augusta, GA – Robert A. “Bob” Walker, 88, husband of 61 years to the late Myrtice Joiner Walker, entered into rest Monday, July 2, 2018, after a brief illness.

Funeral services will be held Thursday, July 5, 2018, at 1:00 PM from the chapel of Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors with Reverend Don Stone officiating.

Interment will follow in Hillcrest Memorial Park.

Mr. Walker, son of the late James and Bernice Williams Walker, was born in Soperton, GA, and was a charter member of Lumpkin Road Baptist Church and the Ambassadors Sunday School Class. Retired from Proctor & Gamble, he and his wife enjoyed many years with Georgia Power Ambassadors Retirees traveling to Alaska and other parts of the USA. He was always smilling and eager to build or fix most anything.

In addition to his wife he was preceded in death by his siblings, Georgia Hester, James “Bo” Walker, Faye Coffee, and Danny Walker.

He is survived by his sons, Robert Walker, Jr. (Scarlett), and William “Jacky” Walker; his sister, Dinah Phillips, of Callahan, FL; his brother, Charles F. “Buck” Walker, of Soperton, GA; and several grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be James “Scott” Walker, Daniel Walker, Lee Braddy, I.D.Wilkes, Sr.,Dale Wilkes Jr., and James Flakes.

If so desired memorial contributions may be made to Lumpkin Road Baptist Church, Building Fund, 2540 Lumpkin Rd, Augusta, GA 30906.

The family will receive friends Thursday, July 5, 2018, from 12:00 noon until the hour of service at the funeral home.

Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors, 2502 Richmond Hill Road, Augusta, GA, 30906.

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2 responses to “Robert A. “Bob” Walker”

  1. Mr. Walker and family, sorry for you loss. May God give you peace and comfort during this time.

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