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James "Jimmy" E. Walker


Lewis & Gillum Funeral Homes

28 Harding Avenue, Jackson, Ohio 45640

(p) 740-286-2010

James “Jimmy” E. Walker, age 75, of Jackson, Ohio passed away at home on Sunday, December 6th, 2021 after a long illness. He was born November 29th, 1946, in Charleston, West Virginia to the late Roscoe E. and Sally Rose (Thomas) Walker.

He is survived by his nieces, Lori (Greg) Blankenship and Stefanie (Stephen) Wildman; great-great-nephews, Landyn and Jase Wildman; great-niece, Reagann Wildman; brothers, Thomas Walker of Las Vegas, Nevada, David (Teresa) Walker of Marysville, Ohio, and Robert Walker of Evansville, Indiana; as well as many other nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Linda Lou (Siders) Walker; brother, Jeffrey Walker; sister, Patricia Crabtree; mother-in-law, Laura (Oiler) Siders; father-in-law, Harold Dale Siders; sisters-in-law, Esther Musick and Mary Channell; and brother-in-law, Larry Siders.

Jimmy loved watching his Cleveland Browns and Cincinnati Reds. He loved people and has always had a heart of gold. He was loved by many and will be missed by many more.

Calling hours will be held on Saturday, December 11th, 2021, from 12-2PM at the Lewis & Gillum Funeral Home of Jackson. Funeral services will follow at 2PM with burial to follow at Fairmount Cemetery. Online condolences may be sent to


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