Joe Walker Obituary
 
In Memory of

Joe Don Walker

July 18, 1949 - January 17, 2015
Obituary

Joe Don Walker passed away on Saturday, January 17, 2015 at his residence in Merkel. A visitation will be held on Monday, January 19, 2015 from 5:00p.m. to 7:00p.m. at Elliott-Hamil Funeral Home, 542 Hickory St., Abilene. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, January 20, 2015, at 2:00p.m. in the funeral home Chapel of Memories. Joe Don was born in Lovington, New Mexico on July 18, 1949 to Joseph Pickard Walker and his wife, Opal Gay. While he grew up he was very involved in scouting. He earned his Eagle Scout Award and continued his support of scouting throughout his life. Many people will know him as the owner of Dorothy's...
Joe Don Walker passed away on Saturday, January 17, 2015 at his residence in Merkel. A visitation will be held on Monday, January 19, 2015 from 5:00p.m. to 7:00p.m. at Elliott-Hamil Funeral Home, 542 Hickory St., Abilene. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, January 20, 2015, at 2:00p.m. in the funeral home Chapel of Memories.
Joe Don was born in Lovington, New Mexico on July 18, 1949 to Joseph Pickard Walker and his wife, Opal Gay. While he grew up he was very involved in scouting. He earned his Eagle Scout Award and continued his support of scouting throughout his life. Many people will know him as the owner of Dorothy's Short Stop and Walker Gas in Merkel, TX. Those who loved him will most importantly know him as a loving family man.
He is predeceased by his mother; sister, Sally Ann Walker Boney; and a daughter, Katie Ellen Walker Dalo.
Those left to remember him with much love and fondness are his father, Pickard Joseph Walker; his dear wife of 46 years, Dorothy Walker; daughters, Tina Walker of Abilene, and Mary Elizabeth Walker Pruitt and her husband, Kevin of Arlington; five granddaughters; seven grandsons; two great-granddaughters; and two nephews.

You may view and sign the guestbook at www.communitymemorialfh.com

Guest Book

The Guest Book for Joe Don Walker is no longer available online.

If you would like to reopen this Guest Book allowing further messages from loved ones, click here.


More Obituaries

Abilene Reporter-News
Joe Don Walker Merkel, TX Joe Don Walker passed away on Saturday, January 17, 2015. A visitation will be held on Monday, January 19, from 5...

Read obituary at Abilene Reporter-News.

Personalize Your Tribute

Share photos, videos and more with Legacy Memorial Websites. Find out more.

 
Start Planning Today

Make Your Plan Today

Preplanning your funeral or cemetery arrangements gives you and your loved ones peace of mind. Don't wait. Make your plan online today.
Plan Online Now