Charles Walker, 79 of Kincaid passed away on Monday, April 10, 2017 at 2:50 p.m. at Vibra Hospital in Springfield. He was born on November 6, 1937 in Taylorville, Ill. the son of Russell and Florence (Coffey) Walker. He married Sharleen Simar on September 1, 1962 in Washington, D.C. Charlie was a retired U.S. Navy Veteran and later was an animal nutritionist. He was a member of the Kincaid Church of God, Morrisonville Masonic Lodge # 0681 AF & AM Morrisonville, Ill. and Ansar Shrine of Springfield, Ill.
Surviving are his wife Sharleen of Kincaid, Ill.; son: Jeff (Celine) Walker of Morrisonville, Ill., daughter: Stephanie (Rob) Mulvaney of Kincaid, Ill.; grandchildren: Cecilia (Scott) Cain of Altenburg, Mo., Trey (Chloe) Mulvaney of Tovey, Ill., Gale Mulvaney (Fiancé Stephanie Siegrist) of Harvel, Tyler Walker (Sydney Hancock) of Taylorville; great-grandchildren: Sage Lee Marie Mulvaney, Lettie Marie Mulvaney; sister-in-law: Rita Walker of Chatham, Ill.; brother-in-law: Henry (Marilyn) Minneboo of Merritt Island, Fla.; nephews: Mark Law (Jack Waldridge) of Crawfordsville, Ind.; Bill (Laurel) Law of Chatham, Ill.; Steven Keagle (Emily Herbert) of Coco, Fla.; niece Sarah Simar of Buena Vista, Va. and several cousins. He was preceded in death by his parents, sisters: Janet and Susan Walker and brother: Michael Walker.
Visitation will be held on Monday, April 17, 2017 from 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Kincaid Church of God in Kincaid. The Celebration of Life service will follow the visitation starting at 11:00 a.m. at Kincaid Church of God in Kincaid with Pastor Jacob Skelton officiating. Inurnment will be held at a later date.
Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville is assisting the family with arrangements. Sign on-line guest book at www.suttonmemorialhome.com.