Submitted by Edgar on Tue, 05/13/2014 - 5:44pm
Funeral services for Junior Walters, 82, Dill City resident were held at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, May 10, 2014, in the Burns Flat High School Auditorium, officiated by Adam Wright and Don Greteman. Burial followed in the South Burns Flat Cemetery in Dill City, under the direction of the Kiesau-Lee Funeral Home. T.G. Junior Walters was born November 29, 1931, to Gotleib “Gee” and Talitha Emily (Roper) Walters in Elk City, Oklahoma, and passed away Tuesday, May 6, 2014, in the Sayre Hospital in Sayre, Oklahoma. Junior Walters was raised in Dill City, Oklahoma, and graduated from Dill City High School in 1950. He was drafted in the U.S. Army and served in the Korean Conflict. He was honorably discharged and returned back to Dill City, Oklahoma, and worked with his father in the Water Well Drilling Business and eventually took over the business. They served most of Western Oklahoma, and West Texas. He was married to Carol J. Fonville on June 2, 1957, in Dill City, Oklahoma. They have made their homes in the Dill City and Burns Flat area. Mr. Walters retired in 2006. He was an avid sports fan, and was a huge fan of the University of Oklahoma activities; he enjoyed cross word puzzles, hunting and clay pigeon competition. He was preceded in death by his parents, a son, Corey, and a sister, Airlene Ringo. He is survived by his wife, of the home, two daughters, Connie Ainsworth and her husband, Alan, of Tyler, Texas, and Cathy Walters, of Dill City, Oklahoma, a son, Cobey Walters, of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, a daughter in law, Diane Walters, of Canute, Oklahoma, and a sister, Geena Walters, of Yukon, Oklahoma. He is also survived by eleven grandchildren, Jeremy Ainsworth, Jade Goar and husband Matthew, of Bradenton, Flordia, Austin Ainsworth, Brooke Walters, Courtney Walters, Colin Walters, Regan Walters, Reece Walters and Reanna Walters, Cheyenne Six and Jerald Six and two great grandchildren, Renee Ainsworth and Rylan Goar.
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