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Obituary for Christopher Wayne Walker

Christopher Wayne Walker, 48 of Blue Creek died March 31, 2023 at home.

He was a coal truck driver and was a wonderful husband, father and grandfather.

He was preceded in death by his father: Richard Howard Walker, uncle: Paul Lowe and step father: Bill Stanley.

Surviving are his wife: Melisia Estep Walker of Blue Creek, sons: Allen Painter of Marmet, Brandon “Bub” (Jessica) Painter of Blue Creek, Devin (Kamrin) Walker of Quincy, Joseph Hurley of Kanawha City, Christopher “Tuffer” (Jennifer) Walker II of Marmet, Wyatt Walker of Elkview, Arimus “A.J.” Walker of Marmet, grandchildren: Shyla Painter, Jayce Bennett, Sawyer Walker, Jaylynn Painter, Greyson Hurley, Waylon Emersyn, Christopher Walker III, Josie Painter, mother: Rose Mary Proffit Walker of Newton, brothers: Curt and Eric Walker of Newton, his beloved german shepherd Nahla and many friends.

Funeral will be 1 p.m. Friday April 7, 2023 at Leonard Johnson Funeral Home, Marmet with Pastor Terry Russell officiating. Burial will follow in Marmet Cemetery. Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday April 6, 2023 at the funeral home.

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