Phillip Butler Walker
December 12, 1927 - January 21, 2019
Per family wishes cremation has taken place and a memorial service will be held at a later date. Inurnment will take place in Green Oak Plains Cemetery in Brighton, Michigan at a later date.
Phillip Butler Walker, age 91, of Sterling, Michigan passed away Monday morning, January 21, 2019 with family by his side at home.
Phillip was born December 12, 1927 in Barfield, Arkansas to the late Johnnie and Littie (Graham) Walker. He was a proud United States ARMY veteran. Phillip married the former Carol F. (Kreinbring) in 1962 and together they began raising their four daughters, Carolyn, Helen, Judy, and Elizabeth. He dedicated 30 years of hard work to American Aggregates Incorporated in Brighton, Michigan prior to his retirement. Because of this dedicated work, Phillip instilled a great work ethic in all of his family. In his spare time, he enjoyed fishing.
Phillip is survived by his daughters, Carolyn Janssen, Helen Walker, Judy (Mark) Burroughs, and Elizabeth Godak; five grandchildren; four great grandchildren; two great great grandchildren; brothers Jackie Walker and Freddie Walker; sister, Bobbie Goodman; many nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, Phillip was preceded in death by his wife, Carol in 2005.
According to family wishes, cremation has taken place. He will be laid to rest in Green Oak Plains Cemetery in Brighton, Michigan at a later date. Online condolences may be offered at www.bureshfuneralhomes.com
Green Oak Plains Cemetery, Brighton, Michigan