Richard Thomas  Walker, II



WADE Richard Thomas Walker, II 68, of Wade passed away Thursday, February 15, 2018 in his home with his beloved family by his side.

Richard was a 1967 graduate of Central High School where he was Senior Class President. In high school, Richard was a Future Farmers of America National American Farmer Degree Recipient. He was a 1969 graduate of Fayetteville Technical Institute.

Richard was a lifetime member and elder at Bluff Presbyterian Church. He was employed with Riddle Commercial Properties. Richard was a Mason and a member of the Creasy Proctor Lodge. He was preceded in death by his parents, Hugh and Ettrice Walker.

Funeral services will be Monday, February 19, 2018 at 11:00 am in the Old Bluff Presbyterian Church in Godwin with Rev. Meg Lindsay Dudley, officiating. Burial will follow in the Old Bluff Presbyterian Church Cemetery in Wade. The family will receive friends at Jernigan-Warren Funeral Home on Sunday, February 18, 2018 from 6:00 pm till 8:00 pm.

Richard is survived by his beloved wife of 47 years, Rhonda Smith Walker of the home; Daughter, Kimberly Walker Murphy and husband Michael of Wade; son, Richard Thomas Walker, III and wife Becky of Wade; sister, Charlotte Rea and husband John of Wade; grandchildren, Katie Murphy, Gray Murphy, Hannah Walker and Lilly Walker.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Bluff Presbyterian Church Expansion Fund or the Old Bluff Presbyterian Church Tree Fund P.O. Box 96 Wade, NC 28395.