Obituary For David "Hon" Ross Walker

December 15, 1946 - February 18, 2021

David “Hon” Ross Walker, 74, passed away peacefully on Thursday morning, February 18, 2021, at his home.

A memorial service will be held at a later date.

Born December 15, 1946 in Leaksville, NC, David was the son of the late Rex and Bertha Foley Walker.  He was the owner and operator of Walker’s Trucking and Excavating and later, a cattle farmer.

He is survived by his son, Wesley Walker (Michelle) of Wilmington; daughter, Carolyn Newkirk (Curtis) of Richmond, VA; four grandchildren, Cainan Walker, Forrest Walker, Henley Newkirk, Briden Newkirk plus a litte boy on the way, Luxton Newkirk;  and brothers, “Deedle” Walker, Jimmie Walker and “Rag” Walker, all of Eden.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his sister, Bobbie Walker and brother, Buddie Walker.

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