Roy Leon Walker
April 18, 1945 – March 16, 2017
ZEBULON – Roy Leon Walker, 71, died on Thursday. He was born in Wake County to the late Julian Thomas & Christine Davis Walker. He served his country in the U. S. Army. He worked at William A. Paul Paint for 15 years and was owner of R. L. Walker Paint Company for many years. He was a hard working man who loved his wife, children, grandchildren, & great grandchildren with all his heart. He was preceded in death by his sister, Delores Walker Langley. He is survived by his beloved wife & friend, Leona Langley Walker of the home, daughters Chrissie Barbee of Garner, Donna Gainey Murray (Larry) of Zebulon, 7 grandchildren, 6 great grandchildren, & sister Linda Harbor of Zebulon In lieu of flowers memorials are requested to St. Jude Children’s Hospital.
A memorial service will be held 8pm, Monday, Strickland Funeral Home Chapel 211 W. Third St., Wendell with visitation from 6:30 -8 pm, prior to the service other times at the home. www.stricklandfuneralhomes.net