Whitesburg KY

Services held for Joseph Walker

Funeral services for Joseph Walker, 89, were held August 6 at Everidge Funeral Home. Burial was in Green Acres Memorial Park at Ermine.

A son of the late Mike and Julia Walker and the husband of the late Gaynell Mosgrove Walker, he was born in Jenkins. He died August 3 at Pikeville Medical Center.

He was a U.S. Marine Corp veteran of World War II and a member of the Bethlehem Steel Rescue Team. He was a brother of the late Johnny Walker and Mike Walker.

Surviving are three sons, Joey Paul Walker and wife Pam of McRoberts, Robert

Walker of Lafollette, Tenn., and Michael Walker of Lexington; a daughter, Ginger Collins and husband Gary of McRoberts; a sister, Helen Hoskins of Dayton, Ohio; four grandchildren, Christopher Walker and wife Chelsea, Gary Joe Collins and wife Mary, Joshua Collins and Crystal Sparks, and Emily Walker; and three great-grandchildren, Abigail Collins, Blake Walker and Levi Sparks.

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