Photography

ROBERT L. WALKER

January 28, 1929 ~ November 1, 2020 (age 91)

Obituary

 

ROBERT LEE WALKER, son of the late Ulysses Walker and Susie Grant-Walker, was born in Waelder, Texas on January 28, 1927.   He was the third child of four siblings.  He accepted Christ at an early age.  He departed this life at the age of 93 at the Audie L. Murphy VA Medical Center on November 1, 2020.  


Robert relocated to San Antonio, Texas with his mother and siblings at a young age.  After working various jobs, he enlisted in the United States Army.  A few short years as a infantryman, his career was shortened due to injuries sustained in the Korean War and PVT Robert Lee Walker was medically discharged as a disabled Veteran.  He completed a successful career as a United States Postal Service Worker and earned a well-deserved retirement .  As a photographer Robert Lee enjoyed capturing weddings, family gatherings and other social events for the local community. At a young age, he joined the Walker family’s church, Grant Memorial AME Church located on the westside of San Antonio, Texas. In his latter years he served on the Usher board at Believers Christian Church, San Antonio, Texas.  He was known at Believers Christian Church as "A really faithful child of God Who loved God."

Robert is survived by nieces and nephews:  Grant Walker ( Gloria), Bennie Ree Moss,  Joseph Walker (Sharon), Charles Walker, Herbert Walker (Olivia), Johnie Walker (Kathy), Vanessa Bennet (Mark),  Sarah Hardin,  Sharon Holdipp (Dave) and a host of great nieces and nephews, relatives and friends.

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Services

Visitation
Monday
November 9, 2020

11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
F.E. Lewis Memorial Chapel
811 So. W.W. White Road
San Antonio, TX 78220

Funeral Service
Monday
November 9, 2020

12:00 PM
F.E. Lewis Memorial Chapel
811 So. W.W. White Road
San Antonio, TX 78220

Interment
Tuesday
November 10, 2020

10:30 AM
Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery
1520 Harry Wurzbach Rd.
San Antonio, TX 78209

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