by Robert Joseph Baker | February 18, 2014 8:00 am
Last Updated: February 17, 2014 at 2:57 pm
Cleveland Walker, husband of Phillis Ellison Walker, died Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014, at his home.
Born July 11, 1928, in Davis Station, he was a son of the late Hector and Anna Magwood Walker and stepson of the late Carrie Williams Walker and Anna Richburg Walker.
Survivors besides his devoted wife of 64 years include three daughters, Mary (Charlie) McDonald of Manning, Carrie Walker of Columbia and LaDonna Gist of Anderson; a granddaughter raised in the home, Shala Taylor of Columbia; six grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; two sisters-in-law; and a brother-in-law.
He was preceded in death by a daughter, Quilena Taylor; two brothers; and three sisters.
A service of remembrance will be held 2 p.m. Tuesday at Elizabeth Missionary Baptist Church, 4829 Alex Harvin Highway in manning. Words of consolation will be delivered by the Rev. Terry Johnson Sr., pastor.
Burial will follow in the family plot at the Elizabeth Missionary Baptist Church cemetery.
The family will receive friends at the home, 5786 Raccoon Road in Manning.
Online condolences may be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Fleming-Delaine Funeral Home and Chapel is in charge of services.