COLEMAN — Mr. Thomas Gilbert “Tommy” Walker, of Coleman, Texas went to be with his Lord and Savior, and dear Mother on Friday, July 20, 2007, at the age of 44.
Born on July 26, 1962, to Tommie Gilbert Walker and Sarah Louise Reeves Walker in Coleman, Tommy graduated from Coleman High School, then moved to Brownwood and lived there for 18 years before moving back to Coleman. Tommy was a volunteer assistant at Tom. G. Walker Funeral Home, a member of the Coleman Noon Lions Club, the Coleman Masonic Lodge, and First Baptist Church of Coleman.
He is survived by father and stepmother, Tom and Lillian Walker of Coleman, two brothers and sisters-in-law, Tim and Ginger Walker of Coleman, Todd and Becky Walker of Kingwood, Texas, two stepsisters and brothers-in-law; Mrs. Cindy and James Davidson, Mrs. Beth and Bill Shugart, one step-brother and sister- in- law, Scott and Nancy Pierce of Dallas; uncles and aunts Skeet and Wanda Walker of Cross Plains, Sammie Sue and Johnnie Marrs of Crane, Texas, and Mrs. Faye Walker of Panhandle, Texas; and several nephews and nieces. He will be missed by all who knew him.
Visitation will be from 6 to 7 p. m. Sunday at Tom G. Walker Funeral Home, 401 Commercial Ave., Coleman, Texas. Services are at 2 p.m. Monday, July 23, 2007, in the Funeral Home Chapel, with the Rev. John Stanislaw and and the Rev. Kermit Sorrells officiating, with Masonic services following. Interment will follow in the Coleman City Cemetery. Memorials can be made to First Baptist Church Family Center at 200 E. College Ave., Coleman, TX 76834 or Hospice of the Big Country at 4601 Hartford, Abilene, TX 79605.