Leroy Walker, Sr., 83, of Union, SC died on Sunday afternoon in Union Medical Center. A native of Union County, SC, he was the husband of Minister Marie P. Bayne Walker and the son of the late Horace Whitmire and Kathleen Walker Sanders.
Deacon Walker was a graduate of Sims High School and was retired as an auto mechanic with Ferguson Chevrolet. He was a member and Deacon Board Chairman of Thompson Chapel Baptist Church.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one son, Leroy Walker, Jr.; and one sister, Shirley Jean Coleman.
Deacon Walker is survived by his wife; one son, Michael (Tina) Walker; one daughter, Lakeisha Walker; nine grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and other family.
Funeral services will be held 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, September 4, 2022 at Thompson Chapel Baptist Church. Interment will follow in the Church Cemetery.
The family will receive friends at the home.
Arrangements are with Community Mortuary, 361 Meansville Road, Union, SC.