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Wayne Martin Walker

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July 9, 1947 — Aug. 15, 2020

WAKE FOREST — Wayne Martin Walker Sr., 73, passed away on Aug.15, 2020.

He was born in Alexandria, Virginia, on July, 9, 1947 to the late Winfred Malcolm and Elizabeth Nalls Walker. In addition to his parents, Wayne was preceded in death by brothers, Robert and Mike.

A memorial service will be held at a later date.

Wayne was a master plumber and a perfectionist in his trade. He enjoyed playing bingo, shopping the Goodwill and thrift stores for deals, and working on a project car.

Wayne is survived by his sons, Wayne Walker Jr. (Tonya) and Matthew Walker; his daughters, Jennifer Gentry (BJ) and Amanda Falwell (Stacey); grandchildren, Courtney Buchanan (TJ), Madison Walker, Braden Gentry, and Hadley Gentry; two great-grandchildren, Jase and Hayden; his sisters, Linda Hicks and Lucille Walker; and brothers, Donald Walker, and Steve Walker.

Lancaster’s Franklinton Chapel is caring for the Walker family. Online condolences may be made to