Delmaine Walker


Mr. Delmaine Walker, age 73 of Highland, Michigan, passed away Saturday afternoon, August 7, 2021 at his residence.

He was born Friday, January 30, 1948 in Elliott County, Kentucky to the late Arlie and Irene Thornsberry Walker.

Delmaine worked at Ford Motor Company for 36 years. He was of the Baptist faith and enjoyed watching TV, working in his garage, working on his tractor, working in his yard and spending time with his family and friends.

In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by two sons, Randy Johnson and Jeffrey Johnson. One daughter, Tina Friend. Three sisters, Dixie Walker, Helen Butler and Jewell Callahan.

He is survived by his wife of 53 years, Rose Smith Walker. Two sons, Rowdy Johnson of Olive Hill, Kentucky and Charles Johnson of Virginia Beach, Virginia. One brother, Allen Walker of Elliott County, Kentucky. One sister, Garnetta Workman of Grahn, Kentucky. 10 grandchildren, 4 great grandchildren, along with a host of family and friends who will sadly mourn his passing.

Funeral service will be held 11 a.m. Friday, August 13, 2021 at Globe Funeral Chapel in Olive Hill, Kentucky with Brother Bobby Day officiating. Burial will follow in the Whitt Cemetery in Elliott County, Kentucky.

Friends may visit from 6-8 p.m. Thursday, August 12, 2021 at Globe Funeral Chapel in Olive Hill, Kentucky and after 9 a.m. until the service hour on Friday.

Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.

Due to COVID-19 regulations, we ask that everyone wear a mask and practice social distancing.

Condolences may be sent to the family at www.globefc.com.

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