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Funeral service held for Former Williamston Fire Chief

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A restored 1936 fire truck carries the casket of former longtime Williamston Fire Chief Tommy Walker as it passes by the Williamston Fire Department on Wednesday. The station’s flag was lowered to half mast. Walker served several years as Assistant Fire Chief and thirty-five years as Fire Chief. The funeral service was held Wednesday at Williamston First Baptist Church. The funeral procession travelled to Forest Lawn Memorial Park Mausoleum where Walker was entombed. He was the Fire Chief when the town purchased the 1936 fire truck, which also Williamston’s first fire truck.Walker helped restore the old fire truck. (Photo by Michael Lollis)

Obituaries Week of June 22, 2016

NIKKI MESHELL THOMPSON HIOTT, CAROL JEAN SHELTON STIWINTER, THOMAS RICHARD ‘RICKY’ MCCRANIE, LOUISE OATES, RITA FOUNTAIN, PATTI ALEWINE, TOMMY WALKER, ‘BOB’ BINDER, MARY ELLEN COPELAND, LINDA JANE CRAWFORD MOTES

Obituaries Week of June 15, 2016

LEE ‘EARL’ TAYLOR, JAMES ROBINSON, SARAH ‘SA’ EVATT, BETTY RUTH ORR FULBRIGHT, SARAH GARNER, JIMMIE ANNE PATTON, DWIGHT KELLY, CLYDE A. BISHOP JR.

Obituaries Week of June 8, 2016

‘TOM’ MAJOR, ‘JOE’ GENELONI, JERRY RHODES, ELLIE SIMPSON, VIRGINIA THOMAS MINYARD, GEORGE H. BOUCHER

Obituaries Week of June 1, 2016

WENDY ROACH, DALE ALEWINE, SAM GLENN LUSK, BESSIE HOLCOMBE MOON, MABEL CAMPBELL

Obituaries Week of May 25, 2016

REESIE EVATT, ARTHUR ‘TODD’ PRESSLEY, W. MARSHALL RAMPEY, ANNIE ANDERSON, SHELBA TANNER HEAD, DEBORAH TAYLOR WALKER

Obitiuaries Week of May 18, 2015

KEN WILSON, CLINTA PRICE MOORE, LaDANE BAKER, BARBARA RECTOR CHANDLER, TIM FREEMAN, GABRIEL SIMMONS, PEGGY WYROSDICK McCONNELL, JACKIE BARBRE SR.

Obituaries Week of May 11, 2016

VIVIAN HOYT WRIGHT, ROY DAVENPORT, CHARLES McCALL, JOSEPH ‘JOE’ HENRY DAY, PAUL EDGAR ‘EDDIE’ CANDLER JR., ROBERT REID, REV. FRED N. COBB, JOHNNY MARTIN, CODY PAGE, MARY F. TERRY

Obituaries Week of May 4, 2016

YVONNE ESKEW, FRANK L. JONES JR., TOMMY COOLEY, JESSE WALLACE JR., ROBERT VINCENT DOLL SR., JOE EATON, JOAN CANDLER, JESSALENE WATSON, 

EVONNE REESE

Obituaries Week of April 27, 2016

LINDA TAYLOR, TIM ROGERS, MELVIN NEWTON, UTA MACKEY, RUTH LOCKE, LILLIE MAE KELLEY, ELIZABETH C. RICE, KENNETH WAYNE STOGNER, ‘TOMMY’ TARLETON, LARRY CAMPBELL, CARLIE RAY BAKER

Obituaries Week of April 20, 2016

LEWIS CORBEL DOSHER SR., GARY FRICKS, JO ANNE SMITH FOX, NANCY ANDREWS COX, AMANDA PAGE McCARTER, GEORGE MANLEY JR., WAYNE BRIDGES, DONNIE FOSTER, UTA MACKEY, LINDA WHITE, BENJAMIN AMICK COMPTON HOWARD, FLO HETRICK, EDDIE JOE POSEY, HAROLD A. FARR

Obituaries Week of April 13, 2016

JOANNE SMITH CLINKSCALES, EDWARD JACKSON, ROBERT NAUTA, MARGARET ELGIN, CHARLES B. WALDNER, WALTER ‘TOBE’ SMITH, BILLY CAPPS, SHIRLEY PATTERSON, WAYNE EVERETT THOMPSON, BETTY RUTH RICKETTS YOUNG, JANICE K. SEWELL, CARROLL EMERY

Obituaries Week of April 6, 2016

MAVIS WINN SMITH, BEATRICE C. CLAYTON, MORRIS SIMPSON, DOROTHY PITTS, MARVIN ROBINSON, LONA EVANS, ALMA JEAN HEADEN, SHERRY MITCHELL

Obituaries Week of March 30, 2016

ELIZABETH ROYSTON, ROBERT LEE HENRY, VINNY BROCK, HOPE CHARLENE HAYNES, CLYDE BURGESS, WILMA KISSIMON, EMMIE LEE CHANDLER, ARCHIE BABB SR., EDDY LEE OWENS, GARY LOOPER, DANNY TEAL, WAYNE BRIDWELL, CONNIE MCGEE

Obituaries Week of March 23, 2016

MILDRED RAMSEY, KEITH COTHRAN, JIM COWART, CHARLES LAWLESS, ALICE STEWART SHERMAN, MILDRED SPAKE, DEBORAH JEAN REEVES, LYNN FISHER 

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