James "A.W." Walker
James "A.W." Walker, 85, passed away in Mount Pleasant on Aug. 24, 2019, He was born on July 26, 1934 in Moyers, Oklahoma to Alvin and Lovie (Rushing) Walker. A.W. was member of Ripley Baptist Church and worked as a mechanic for Texas Utilities and eight years for Sandlin Motors.
He is survived by his wife; Pat Walker of Mt.Pleasant, Sons; Gary Russell and wife Becky, Tim Walker and wife Laura all of Mt. Pleasant, Grandchildren; Brooke and Carl Rozell of Mt.Pleasant, Cole and Amanda Walker of Sulphur Springs, Alexis Walker of Mt. Pleasant, Great Grandchildren; Jett Marlar, Maverick Marlar, Colby Walker, Callie Walker.
Preceded in death by his parents; Alvin and Lovie Walker, four sisters and four brothers.
Funeral service was held at 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, Aug. 27, 2019 at Bates-Cooper-Sloan Chapel with Bro. Randy Sinclair and Rev. Jerry Chism officiating. Burial followed at Hickory Hill Cemetery. Family will received friends on Monday night at Bates-Cooper-Sloan Funeral Home
An online registry will be available at batescoopersloanfuneralhome.com .