Mr. Percy R. “Tom” Walker, Jr.


Mr. Percy R. “Tom” Walker, Jr., age 82, of Chatsworth, GA, passed away on Wednesday, December 23, 2020, at his home surrounded by his loving family.

Tom retired at the age 70 as a supervisor after 54 years of service in the flooring industry. The love and devotion to his family was rivaled only by his lifelong work ethic. His values and dedication to his family will be forever remembered.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Percy R. Walker, Sr., and Sara Bryant Walker; sister and brother-in-law, Betty Jo and James Walls; brother, Jerry Bryant Walker; sister-in-law, Ann Yates Walker.

Survivors include his wife of 64 years, Ramona Morgan Walker, of Chatsworth, GA; sons, Mike Walker, of Marshall, NC, and Phillip “Buzz” Walker, of Chatsworth, GA; daughters and son-in-law, Patricia Trotter, of LaGrange, GA, Faye and Gene Swann, of Chatsworth, GA, and Malinda Buchanan, of Chatsworth, GA; brothers, Bill and Robert A. Walker, both of LaGrange, GA; sister, Wanda Ann Walker, of LaGrange, GA; sister-in-law, Linda Walker, of Columbus, GA;  grandchildren, Brandy Adams (Warren), Chassidy McFalls, Julia Trotter, Amber Tucker, Eli Walker, Betsy DeMoss (Mookie), Brittney Buchanan, Tara Ross (Jonathan), Will Trotter, and Sharlie Emberson Walker; great-grandchildren, Colonel and Quincy Adams, Brooklyn and Kenslie McFalls, Perry Seagraves, Jaiven Walker, Drake, Zander, and Braiden Jones, Halen, Abby, and Colin Jackson, and Kaylee Norris.

A memorial service to celebrate the life of Mr. Walker was held Monday, December 28, 2020, at 2 p.m. from the chapel of Peeples Funeral Home in Chatsworth, GA.

The family received friends on Monday from 1 p.m. until 2 p.m. at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contribution may be made to Providence Ministries: 711 S Hamilton St, Dalton, GA 30720.

To help prevent the spread of COVID-19, social distancing and masks were encouraged. No food or beverages were allowed in the funeral home.

Peeples Funeral Home & Crematory of Chatsworth, GA are in charge of the arrangements.