Gene S. Walker, Sr. Obituary

MARCH 15, 1926 – JANUARY 19, 2015

Gene S. Walker, Sr., loving husband, father, and grandfather entered into eternal rest on Monday, January 19, 2015.

Mr. Gene S. Walker, Sr. is preceded in death by his parents, J.O. and May Haley Walker; wife Mary Katherine Walker; brother J.O. and Bonnie Jean Walker, Sr., and sister Elizabeth “Bess” and Evan Quiros.

He is survived by his wife Susan Walker; children, Gene S. “Primo” (Carllyn) Walker, Jr., James Patrick “Rick” Walker, Elizabeth “Libit” (Joey) Scott, May Kathleen “Kandy” Walker, Travis (Holly) Baker, Erin (John) Albanese; grandchildren, Jeffory Walker, Cathy (Kevin) Reed, Kandy E. Walker, Marygene (Adam) Rose, James Patrick Walker, Amanda (Dustin) Hayes, Mary Kathleen “Katie”, Kyle (Ashley) Koonce, Haley Leyendecker, Zane and August Baker, Sophie Albanese, and nine great grandchildren. He is also survived by numerous nephews, nieces, and other loving relatives and friends.

walker obitVisitation will be held Wednesday, January 21, 2015 at Joe Jackson Heights Funeral Chapels, 719 Loring at Cortez from 5 to 9 in the evening.

Funeral services will be held Thursday, January 22, 2015 at First Baptist Church, 7610 N. Bartlett Ave., Laredo, Texas, 78041 at 11:00 a.m. Everyone is encouraged to meet at church.

A private family interment will be held at a later date.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to: Sacred Heart Children’s Home, 3310 S. Zapata Hwy., Laredo, Texas 78046, (956)723-3343; Laredo Animal Protective Society, 2500 Gonzalez, Laredo, Texas 78045, (956)724-8364,; or TSCRA, Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association- Law Enforcement, website:



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