Celebrating the life of Buren Astor Walker
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Buren was born February 26, 1896 in Carbon, Texas to W. D. and Lenna (Pinson) Walker. He married Eva Jones June 30, 1926 in Blair, Oklahoma. He came to Oklahoma while it was still Indian Territory as a small boy. He and his father homesteaded near Blair, Oklahoma. Buren had an Insurance Agent in Blair for 22 years. Later he worked as an Insurance Adjustor. He belonged to the Masonic Lodge, Shrine, B.P.O.E. and American Legion.
Services for Buren Astor Walker are scheduled for Thursday, August 3, 1967 at 10:00 am at the First Methodist Church, Altus, officiated by Dr. Lee Bowles. Burial will follow in the Restlawn Cemetery under the direction of Tims Funeral Home.
Buren Astor Walker is survived by his wife, Eva of the home in Altus, one daughter, Bob Bristow, rock Hills, South Carolina; one son, C. W. Robert B. Walker, Honolulu, Hawaii; seven grandchildren, four brothers, Marvin Walker, Tulsa, Oklahoma; Homer Walker, Cedar Rapids, Iowa; Bert Walker, Long Beach, California; Glen Walker, Emory, Texas.
First Methodist Church
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