C. Melvin Walker
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J.C. "Cal" Walker
Lillie C. Walker 1890-1961
Services for Melvin Walker, 66, Garland and
formerly of Van Alstyne were held Oct. 24 in Williams Funeral Home in Garland
with burial in Elliott Cemetery near Van Alstyne. He died Oct. 22 in Baylor
Hospital in Dallas.
Mr. Walker was born near Gunter, a son of J.C. and
Lillie Walker, and married Estelle White on July 3, 1952 in Dallas. He
was a member of the Saturn Road Church of Christ in Garland and was a bus
driver for the Dallas Transit Co. for 25 years until his retirement in
Surviving are his wife; stepson, Parker White of Tipton,
Okla.; stepdaughter, Virginia Rushing of Garland; sisters, Mae Boyer of
Quitman, Minnie Umphress of Gunter, Mildred Achimon of Van Alstyne, Melba
Goforth of Mesquite, Monnie Morris of Balch Springs and Marie Dhane of
Dallas; and seven grandchildren.