Lens Walker

Lens Walker

Sunday, January 8th, 1928 Tuesday, February 11th, 2020

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Obituary

Obituary for Lens M Walker

Reverend Lens Walker, Sr. 92, of Springfield, Missouri passed away on Tuesday, February 11, 2020. He was born in Chadwick, Missouri. Lens was a Pastor with Trinity Missionary Church. He married Martha (Rose) Walker on October 12, 1948 in Strafford, Missouri. Lens hobbies and interests were fishing, hunting, watching wrestling, boxing, collecting watches and outdoor activities.
Lens was preceded in death by his father, Joseph Walter Walker and mother, Mary Emma Delena Hensley, brothers, Floyd (Lucille), Lloyd (Annetta Jean), Glen (Imogene), sisters: Hester (Otis) Smith, Myrtle Walker. He is survived by his wife, Martha of 72 years. To this union four children born. Barbara (George T.) Pitts, Belinda (Dallas) Conway, Lens Jr. (Joanne) Walker, and Lyle Walker. Two granddaughters, Kim (Mike) Prioletti, Amber (Hank) Wright, great grandsons Twins: Walker Greer Wright and Tyson Carter Wright, brothers and their spouses: Archie (Betty), James Joseph “Joe” (Carolina), numerous nieces, nephews, uncles and cousins. Many special friends of our family, our adopted daughter/sister, Debra Simmons who has been a great help to us and Sally Pratt friend of the family for many years and a comforter during these tough days. Our family would like to say a special thank you to the nurses, staff and chaplains of the 5th and 7th floors of Cox South Hospital for their kind and compassionate care for our dad and for each of us. They went above and beyond to see that we had everything we needed.
Visitation will be on Saturday, February 15, 2020 from 10:00 am to 11:00 am with services to follow at 11:00 am in Greenlawn Funeral Home North. Burial will follow in Dishman Cemetery.

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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Saturday, February 15th, 2020 | 10:00am - 11:00am
    Greenlawn Funeral Home North
    3506 North National Ave
    Springfield, MO
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email |
    Saturday, February 15th, 2020
    10:00am - 11:00am
  • Service

    Saturday, February 15th, 2020 | 11:00am
    Greenlawn Funeral Home North
    3506 N National
    Springfield, MO
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    Saturday, February 15th, 2020
    11:00am
    Officiant
    Rev. Lens Walker Jr
    Co-Celebrant
    Rev. John Hicks
  • Interment

    Saturday, February 15th, 2020 | 1:00pm
    Dishman Cemetery
    Address Not Available
    Strafford, MO
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    Saturday, February 15th, 2020
    1:00pm

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Charity Bloxham

Our thoughts and prayers are with the family at this time.
Comment | Posted at 10:57am via Condolence
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Sally

Brother Walker was a good man. He loved God and his family. I'll never forget how welcoming your family was to me when I first moved to Springfield many years ago.
Comment | Posted at 09:40pm via Condolence
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