Memorial services for Mr. Arnold Ovid Walker, age 68 of Tyler will be held Wednesday, November 27, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at the Garmon Funeral Home chapel, followed by Military Honors under the direction of Garmon Funeral Home.
Mr. Arnold O. Walker was born October 28, 1951 in Chicago, Illinois and entered his Heavenly Home on November 23, 2019 in Tyler, Texas.
Mr. Walker was the only child born to O’Neal Walker and Mary Lou Foreman Walker. He accepted Christ at an early age and was very active in church, civic and community affairs.
Mr. Walker attended Chicago public schools and later moved to Texas where he graduated from Overton High School. He married Marilyn Nobles and to this union two children were born.
Arnold enlisted in the United States Army where he served in the Signal Corps and he received an Honorable Discharge. He attended Tyler Junior College and received an Associate Degree in Computer Programming. He was a licensed Realtor and Broker for many years and later worked at Tyler Pipe Industries for over twenty five years. O’Neal Walker and Mary Lou Foreman Walker, Arnold’s parents preceded him in death. Leaving to cherish his memory: Marilyn Nobles Walker, Fort Worth, Texas; sons, Aubrey and Ashtyn Walker, Tyler, Texas; granddaughter Taryn Walker and a host of relatives and friends.
Condolences and online guestbook may be made at www.garmonfuneralhome.com.