Walker, Doc Anthony (Cleveland)

Saturday, July 11, 2020
Doc Anthony Walker, 2, of Cleveland, passed away on July 6, 2020. He was of the Baptist faith. Doc loved wiggles, construction equipment (excavator “vader”), buses, fire trucks, his fish (Baby Bow Bow), his dog and sister, Dixie Maie.

He was preceded in death by his grandmother, Kathy Burman; great-grandmother, Loretta Lunsford; grandfather, John Morgan; and great-grandfather, Leo “Doc” Morgan.

He is survived by his parents, Bradley & Heather Walker; grandmother, Barbara Morgan; grandparents, Gordon & Laurie Burman and Donnie & Faye Walker; great-grandparents, James & Agnes Beard and Ray & Sandra Walker; aunts, Ashley Allsteadt, Leslie Best, Kayla Freeman, Jessica Burman and Hannah Morgan; uncles, Dewayne Walker, Chris Freeman, Johnathan Burman and Tre Best; and many cousins & other family members.

A visitation will be held on Saturday, July 11 from 2-4 p.m. at New Union Baptist Church, 11516 Meadowview Road, Georgetown, Tn. 37336, with the service to begin at 4 p.m. Pastor Donnie Jenkins will officiate the service. Burial will be held at New McDonald Cemetery with pallbearers Nathan Stone, Johnathan Burman, Tony Underdown and Nick Garibovic.

The family asks that donations be made to the Pediatric Oncology Department at Children’s Hospital at Erlanger to help other families going through difficult times with financial needs. Please mail to Children’s Hospital at Erlanger, Pediatric Oncology, 910 Blackford St., Chattanooga Tn. 37403.

Share a memory of Baby Walker and/or your personal condolences with his family by visiting his memorial webpage and guestbook at www.companionfunerals.com. 

Companion Funeral Home is honored to assist his family with these arrangements.

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