William Hugh “Bill” Walker, 91, passed away Friday, July 10, 2015, at home with his family at his side.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday in Biggers Funeral Chapel. Interment will be in Saginaw Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4 to 6 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
Memorial gifts may be made to Friendship Missionary Baptist Church, 901 S. Blue Mound Road, Blue Mound, Texas 76131.
Bill was born June 27, 1924, in Bells to Ray and Eunice Walker. He served in the United States Army during World War II. He married Irene Norman on October 4, 1947, in Fort Worth. He retired from Eagle Mountain-Saginaw Independent School District Transportation Department in 1989.
Bill was preceded in death by a son, Joe Lee Walker; sister, Oleta Carter; and a brother, Tony Newell Walker.
He is survived by his wife, Irene; son, Jack and wife, Brigitte; daughters, Brenda Peacock and husband, Tommy, Donna Mahaffey, Dorothy Cupit and husband, Lary; daughter-in-law, Patti Walker; brothers, Joe A. Walker and wife, Sandra, Tom Walker and wife, Shirley; 10 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; a great-great-grandchild; and numerous nieces and nephews.