Lafayette 'Fate' Walker

Tuesday, November 1, 2016

Lafayette "Fate" Walker of Lynnville passed away on Friday, October 28, 2016 at his residence.

He was born in Lynnville on September 7, 1937 and was 79 years old. He was a loving father, grandfather, brother and friend. He was the retired owner and operator of Fate's Market in Lynnville, a farmer and loved Tennessee football.

Visitation was on Monday, October 31 from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Bennett-May-Giles County Funeral Home. A funeral service followed on Tuesday, November 1 at 3 p.m. in the Chapel of Bennett-May-Giles County Funeral Home. Burial took place in Lynnwood Cemetery, Lynnville, Tennessee. Memorial donations are suggested to Lynnwood Cemetery Fund, P O Box 305, Lynnville, Tennessee 38472.

He was preceded in death by his son, Kelsey Walker; parents, Edward Kelsey and Mary Clark Walker; brothers, Eddie Walker and Jack Walker and a sister, Angeline Walker.

He is survived by his, son, Kevin (Meredith) Walker of Lynnville; a daughter, Kimberly (Chad) Roder of Lynnville; grandchildren, Brittany, Wade, Carson, John Hayden, Meri Hannah, and Taylor Walker and Ross, Logan and Coleton Roder; sister, Elizabeth Griggs of Michigan, and nephews, nieces, cousins and friends also survive.

Bennett-May-Giles County Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.