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Wesley Walters

October 28, 1931 — February 28, 2022

William Wesley Walters age 90 of the Vale Community, died Monday, February 28, 2022, at his residence.

He worked at HIS clothing for over 40 years, spending most of those as a press operator before retiring as a supervisor. Wesley enjoyed hunting and fishing. He was an avid Atlanta Braves fan and enjoyed playing baseball in his younger years. Wesley was a member of New Hope United Methodist Church.

Wesley was born October 28, 1931, in Henry County, to the late Raymond Walters and to the late Bertha Hastings Walters.

He married in 1951 to Virginia Sanders Walters, who survives.

Along with his wife, he is survived by two daughters, Rhonda (Danny) Hodge of Yuma, TN, and Penny (Gary) McGee of Hollow Rock, TN; two sons, Roger Walters of Hollow Rock, and Tony (Pat) Walters of Huntsville, AL; two sisters, Jean (Bill) Wright of Indianapolis, IN, and Sue (Sonny) Maychovich of Toledo, OH; 13 grandchildren; 22 great grandchildren; and 7 great-great grandchildren.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a daughter, Sherrie Walters; two sons, Michael Walters, and Timothy Walters; three brothers, Donnie Walters, Charles “Bud” Walters, and Billy Dwayne Walters.

Arrangements are being handled by Ridgeway Funeral Home, 201 Dunlap Street, Paris, TN 38242. His visitation will be Thursday March 3, 2022, from 10 a.m.- 1 p.m. at Ridgeway Funeral Home. His funeral service will be Thursday, March 3, 2022, at 1 p.m. at Ridgeway Funeral Home with Steve Whitworth officiating.

His grandsons will serve as pallbearers. Elbert Fields will serve as an honorary pallbearer.

Burial will follow in the New Hope Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to the New Hope Cemetery c/o Dwight Hollingsworth 270 General Forrest Dr., Bruceton, TN 38317.

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Visitation

Thursday, March 3, 2022

10:00am - 1:00 pm (Central time)

Ridgeway Funeral Home

201 Dunlap St, Paris, TN 38242

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Funeral Service

Thursday, March 3, 2022

Starts at 1:00 pm (Central time)

Ridgeway Funeral Home

201 Dunlap St, Paris, TN 38242

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