Obituary: William Walker

Friday, January 22, 2010

William "Billy" Walker, 78, of Cornersville, died Sunday, Jan. 17, 2010, at Countryside Healthcare in Lawrenceburg.

Mr. Walker was a retired employee of CB&S Bank of Cornersville.

He is survived by his wife, Margaret Campbell Walker of Cornersville; son, William (Mae) Walker Jr. of Pulaski; daughter, Michelle Beasley of Lewisburg; sisters, Thelma Henry and Margaret Allen, both of Cornersville; brothers, Bobby (Paula Ann) Walker and James (Lucille) Walker, all of Lewisburg; five grandchildren; and a host of other relatives and friends.

The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, Jan. 22, at The Rose of Sharon Chapel, Pulaski, and from 11 a.m. to noon, Saturday, Jan. 23, at St. Matthew AME Church, Cornersville.

Funeral services will be conducted at noon, Saturday, Jan. 23, at St. Matthew AME Church with Reverend Ashley Cox officiating, followed by burial in Beechwood Cemetery.

Memorial donations may be made to St. Matthew AME Church's Building Fund.

The Rose of Sharon Funeral Service is in charge of arrangements.