Jeremy Marshall Walker, 39, of Old Fort passed away unexpectedly Tuesday, April 9, 2019, at his home.
Jeremy was born in Burke County June 22, 1979, to the late Marshall Ledford Walker and Revonda Duncan Walker. He loved his family deeply, especially his nieces and nephew, and cherished his church family. Jeremy liked music, and enjoyed playing the guitar. He also just recently celebrated three years of sobriety. In addition to his mother, Revonda Walker of the home, left to cherish his memory are his two brothers, Andrew Walker and wife, Danielle, of Old Fort, and Ronnie Walker and wife, Kim, of Old Fort; a nephew, Ryan Walker; and two nieces, Leah and Everly Walker.
A visitation will be held today, Thursday, April 11, from 3 to 5 p.m., in the chapel of Westmoreland Funeral Home in Marion. A memorial service will follow in the chapel at 5 p.m., with Pastors Andrew Walker and Dr. Jerry Lewis officiating.
Jeremy being a strong advocate for dogs, memorials can be made in Jeremy's name to Rusty's Legacy at 139 Lytle Mt. Road, Marion, NC 28752, but flowers are accepted and appreciated.
Westmoreland Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements. Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at www.westmorelandfuneralhome.com.