John Erwin Walker, Feb. 4, 1895 - Dec. 1, 1975





John E. Walker


     Cedar City--John Erwin Walker, 80, of Cedar City, died Dec. 1, 1975, in a
Cedar City hospital of causes incident to age.

     Born Feb. 4, 1895, Cedar City, to Edwin Corry and Nancy Mae Chatterley
Walker.  Married Susan Jennette Burt, Sept. 27, 1920, Parowan, Iron County;
solemnized St. George Temple; she died April 15, 1969.  Married Lillian A. 
Greenwood, Feb. 14, 1971.  Veteran, World War I, Marine Corps.  Retired from
Utah International after 22 years.  Employed Utah State Road Department, 15
years.  Former Cedar City police chief.  Graduate, Branch Normal School;
attended University of Utah.

     Survivors:  wife; son, daughters, Burt, Wilma Bratton, both Cedar City;
Mrs. Whitney (Marie) Orton, Parowan; Mrs. William (Nan) Brockmeir, Ogden;
Mrs. Alma (Ronda) Hoyt, both Salt Lake City; 26 grandchildren, 15
great-grandchildren; sister, Mrs. Elias (Ailine) Leigh, Cedar City.

     Funeral Thursday 1 PM, Cedar City 3rd LDS Ward chapel.  Friends call
Metcalf Southern Utah Mortuary Wednesday 7-9 PM and Thursday one hour before
service.  Burial Cedar City Cemetery.