Obit: Donnie Walker

Obit: Donnie Walker

December 1st, 2012 in Obituaries
Location: Georgia

RINGGOLD Donald Lee "Donnie" Walker, was called home at Memorial Hospital in Chattanooga on Thursday, Nov. 29, 2012, at the age of 70 with his family surrounding him.Don was born in Chattanooga to Thomas "Brownie" and Thelma Christison Walker. They soon welcomed, his younger sister Linda into the family. Don was a hard worker and worked his whole life as a wallpaper and painter specialist. He retired from Pro Coat Inc. after many years there. He loved fishing with his sons and friends, and especially enjoyed the many years of campfires by Lake Weiss. Don was also an active member of Woodstation United Methodist. In his retirement, he loved traveling with his wife and her family to locations across The United States....from East to West....Of all his achievements, his family meant the most to him.Left to cherish his memories are wife, Ellen Annette Thorne Seibenhener Walker; sister and brother-in-law, Linda "Mouse" and Doug Duncan; nephew, Tommy Rollins and niece, Cathy Rollins; sons and daughters-in-law, Greg Walker, Tony and Jenn Walker, Greg and Caroline Seibenhener and Jeff and Trina Seibenhener; grandchildren, Jake and Kayla Walker, Ashley, Justin, Gage and Maddie Seibenhener and extended family, Cody Goins. Visitation will be held between 4-8 p.m. today, Dec. 1 2012, at Wilson Funeral Home, Wallis-Stewart Chapel.The celebration of Dons life will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 2, 2012, in the funeral home chapel with Jim Blair officiating.Pallbearers will be Winston Oglesby, Cody Goins, Dylan Lowe, Clayton Williams Bob Wilder and Terry Dotson.Flowers accepted or donations can be sent to Woodstation United Methodist.Thank you to all those that touched Don's life and ours....small or large it was appreciated and will never be forgotten.An online register book may be signed at www.wilsonfuneralhome.com.Arrangements are by Wilson Funeral Home, Wallis-Stewart Chapel, Rin