Published 12:43 am Saturday, November 8, 2014
SAN ANTONIO, Texas — Leon Walker crossed over on Wednesday Nov. 5, 2014, at his home. He was 56.
Leon was born Oct. 5, 1958, to the late Dan and Alice Walker of Harriston. He was a graduate of the Class of 1977 at Jefferson County High School.
Leon was a retired U.S. Army veteran and was a member of the Redland Oaks Community Church.
Survivors include his wife, Delphine, one son, Drew; three daughters, Stacy, Lauren and Claire; seven brothers, the Rev. Dan Jr. (Mary) of San Antonio, S. L. (Estelle) of Houston, Texas, Peter (Annie) and the Rev. Terry, both of Fayette, the Rev. Melvin (Delphine) and Dennis, both of Atlanta, and his twin, the Rev. Dr. Leonard (Sarah) of Vicksburg; one sister, Geraldine (Frank) Jackson of New Orleans; and nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.
A home going service will be 11 a.m. Monday at Redland Community Church in San Antonio. Burial will follow at Sam Houston National Cemetery under the direction of Peter Loring Funeral Home of San Antonio.