Obituaries » Jimmie N Walker
August 27, 1941 - February 9, 2017
Jimmie Noble Walker was born August 27, 1941 in Poplar Bluff, MO. He was the son of Doyle Walker and Ada (nee Brown) Jackson. He died on February 9, 2017 at Mercy Hospital Jefferson in Festus, MO at the age of 75 years. He is survived by his wife, Donna L. (nee Propst) Walker, De Soto, MO; his children, Robin (Bryan) Warren, De Soto, MO; Robert (Loretta) Walker, Independence, MO; Betty (Ralph) Reynolds, De Soto, MO; Penny (Darrell) Nicholsen, Barnhart, MO; James (the late Tami) Walker, Independence, MO; and Debra (Mike) Russell, Independence, MO; one brother, Donald Walker, Georgetown, KY; grandchildren, Scott Reynolds, Bobby Walker, Mike (Shelby) Walker, Shane Walker, Gabriel Walker, Liem Walker, and Lacey Warren; great-grandchild, Lovetta Walker. He is preceded in death by his parents, and siblings, Glenn Walker. Louie Walker, and Mary Evelyn Jones. Jimmie served in the U.S. Army; his work and his passion was an OTR Owner/Operator for several truck companies with a total of over 5 million miles of driving. Jimmie was a member and Past Master of the Blackwell Masonic Lodge #535 of A.F. & A.M; trustee of Mt. Olive Cemetery Board; Jefferson County voting poll worker for over 20 years; he played the Easter Bunny and Santa at various nursing homes and businesses; decorated his home for Christmas every year for many to enjoy; gardened and loved his small blackberry patches; he gathered walnuts every fall to equal 4-6 truck loads to go the the huller; he received his GED on his 62nd birthday.