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Obituary for Robert Walker

Robert Walker, 72, of Lancaster, passed away, Friday, December 1, 2017 at his home. He was born on June 2, 1945 in Morganfield, KY to the late Eugene Cavell and Sarah Elizabeth Hill Walker. Robert worked at IBM and Lexmark as a Technician Supervisor from 1967- 1992, owned and operated Walker Antiques from 1993-1996 and owned and operated Lancaster Cafe & Billiards from 2004-2011.

He enjoyed playing billiards, collecting antiques, guns, and knives, but the most important thing in his life was the Lord and he enjoyed his bible study everyday. Robert was of the Pentecostal faith.

Surviving is a son, Rick Walker of Lancaster; a sister, Beverly Travillian of Lancaster; five nieces, Tonya Denise Austin of Lancaster, Marla Renee Howard of Lawrenceburg, Kristie Dena Walker Ray of Lancaster, Elizabeth Jenae Shearer of Lancaster, and Stephanie Dawn Smart of Cincinnati; and several grand nieces and nephews.

Along with his parents, Robert was preceded in death by two sisters, Carolyn Jean Jones, and Sandra Gale Elliot.

Funeral services will be 1:00 PM Monday, December 4, 2017 at Spurlin Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Jerry Browning officiating.

Visitation will be 5-9 PM Sunday.

Burial will be in Lancaster Cemetery.

Active pallbearers are Kevin Austin, Matthew East, Garrett Bryant, Jeffrey Barr, Tanner Shearer, and Steven Shearer.

Honorary pallbearers are Christopher Richardson, Holton Howard, Caywood Metcalf, Ralph Mullins, Earl Foley, Troy Deshon, Doc Long, and Johnny Cooper.

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5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Spurlin Funeral Home

1782 Lexington Rd.
Lancaster, KY 40444





1:00 PM
Spurlin Funeral Home

1782 Lexington Rd.
Lancaster, KY 40444

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Lancaster Cemetery

205 Crab Orchard St.
Lancaster , KY 40444


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