Ranger Exes Memorial - RHS Class of 1971

Larry Walker LARRY DELTON WALKER, 61, of Desdemona, TX passed away Oct. 18, 2014 with his family by his side, and burial was in the Desdemona Cemetery. He was born July 1, 1953, in Stephenville, TX to Delton & Norma Walker. He attended Ranger High School in the Class of 1971 at Ranger, TX. Larry married Melinda Buckley in May of 1991 at Desdemona. He was a longtime employee with the State of Texas as a state highway inspector. Prior to working for the state, he was employed with BC Construction in Eastland for many years. He had lived in Eastland County his entire life. Larry was a member of De Leon First Baptist Church. He enjoyed reading, especially about history and war. He enjoyed fine cigars and working on old antique construction tools. The highlight of his life was his family. He was happiest when spending time with them and his many friends. Larry will be missed by all who knew him. At the time of his death, he was survived by his loving and devoted wife of 23 years, Melinda Buckley Walker; son, Scott Walker; daughter, Selina Hodges and husband, Cody; grandson, Ansel Hodges; aunts and uncles, Linda Hooks & husband, Doyle, Allen Jones, Jerry Walker and wife, Wanda, J.D. Walker and wife, Wilma, and Taylor Greene; father-in-law, Jerry Buckley; other extended family; and a host of friends. Larry has gone home to be reunited with his parents; & aunts, Virginia Greene & Nancy Jones.