Leonard Walker, 90, passed away Friday, July 15, 2016 at Lower Cape Fear Hospice and LifeCare Center.
He was the husband of the late Margie Surles Walker and the son of the late Henry and Ella Lee Penny Walker Sr. and was also preceded in death by 10 siblings, George Walker Sr., Graham Walker, Charlie Walker, Henry (Bud) Walker Jr., Irene W. Britt, Mattie W. Harrelson, Curly W. Horne, Annie W. Parker, Estelle W. Davis and Margaret Hilbourn Hines.
The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, July 19 at Worthington Funeral Home in Chadbourn. A memorial service will be held at 5 p.m. Wednesday, July 20 at the funeral home with Revs. Sheena Cartrette and Willie Allen officiating.
He is survived by two sons, Ronnie D. Walker (Martha), and Ted L. Walker, both of Whiteville; one daughter, Norma W. Keaton (David) of Whiteville; four grandchildren, Heather Ward (Ricky), Michael Gilliland (Annie), Megan Cartrette (Ashley) and Edward Walker; and 11 great-grandchildren, Hannah, Michael Matthew, Barrett, Haley, Ashton, Greylynn, Luke, Emma, Owen, Nathan and C.J.