Archie Walker, Jr.

Archie Walker, Jr.

Archie J. Walker Jr., 81, of Wilmot, died May 14, 2014 at his home.

He was a machinist for Nickson’s Machine shop and a member of Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church in Montrose.

Mr. Walker was born August 30, 1932 at Wilmot and was the son of the late Archie Walker Sr. and Sally Howie.

Survivors are his wife, Barbara Walker of Wilmot; a son, Steven Walker and wife, Tammy, of Santa Maria, Calif.; a daughter, Karen Walker and husband, Tom Traylor of Phoenix, Ariz.; four step-children, James Metcalf, John Metcalf, LaRhonda Johnson, and Quanisha Wooden; one sister, Clara Rains, of Hacienda Heights, Calif., numerous grandchildren, and great-grandchildren, and special friends, Gladys Williams and Cleveland Parker.

A memorial service will be held May 18 at 2 p.m. at Bishop-King Funeral Home Chapel in Lake Village with Bro. Lloyd Townsend officiating.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church in Montrose.