Mr. Walker died Thursday, June 6, 2013, at Habersham Medical Center.
Born April 7, 1947, in Gainesville, he was the son of the late Breman and Daisy Ivie Walker. He was also preceded in death by his brother, Ivie Walker.
Mike was a graduate of North Georgia College. He was a United States Army veteran, having proudly served in Vietnam, where he received two Purple Hearts. Mike was a business owner of H&W Associates. He was a member of Level Grove Baptist Church, Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association, Upper Chattahoochee Cycling Club and Habersham Flyers. Mike was a private aircraft pilot and an avid cyclist.
Survivors include his wife, Selina Walker of Alto; and sisters, Winnona Garrison of Rome, and Glyness Meeks of Lillington, N.C.
Memorials may be made to The Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758517, Topeka, KS 66675, or by visiting woundedwarriorproject.org; or to the charity of one’s choice.
Those wishing to express online condolences to the Walker family may do so by visiting whitfieldfuneralhomes.com.
Arrangements are in the care of Whitfield Funeral Home, South Chapel, Baldwin.
The Northeast Georgian
June 12, 2013