Doyle C. Walker
EDDYVILLE — Mr. Doyle C. Walker, 91, of Eddyville, passed away at 2:32 a.m., Sunday, April 21, 2013, in Christian Care Center in Kuttawa.
Mr. Walker was a retired science teacher for the Crittenden County High School with 35 years service. He raised and trained horses for riding and was a longtime self-employed farmer.
He was a member of Eddyville Church of Christ, where he also served as an elder of the church.
He is survived by his wife of 67 years, Emma Baker Walker; three sons, Bill Walker of Bentonville, Ark., Don Walker of Benton, Ky., and Joe Walker of Kuttawa, Ky.; nine grandchildren; seventeen great-grandchildren; three brothers, Odell Walker of Kuttawa, Ky., Ray Walker and Roy Walker, both of El Pasco, Ark.; and his nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by two brothers, Davis Walker and William Walker. His parents were Percy Lee Walker and Lena Bell Castleberry Walker.
Services are scheduled for 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, April 23, 2013, at Lakeland Funeral Home Chapel with Jerie Barber, Andy Walker and Bill Walker officiating. Burial will be in Rolling Hills Cemetery in Eddyville.
Visitation will be 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Monday, April 22, 2013, at Lakeland Funeral Home.
Memorials may be made to: Potters Children’s Home, 2350 Nashville Road, Bowling Green, KY 42101 (OR) Western Kentucky Youth Camp, Youth Camp Road, Marion, KY 42064.