Paul Walker


Visitation Details

Service Details
5:00 PM to 7:00 PM 7:00 PM
Monday, May 29, 2017
Monday, May 29, 2017
Bordwine Funeral Home Bordwine Funeral Home
203 Ohio Ave., Etowah, Tn 37331 203 Ohio Ave., Etowah, TN 37331
Interment McMinn Memory Gardens
Tuesday, May 30, 2017 1:00 PM












Paul Walker, age 81 of Etowah, TN, passed away Friday, May 26, 2017 at UT Medical Center. He was a member and deacon for First Baptist Church of Etowah. Paul was an educator for 33 years and finished his career at the Tennessee College of Applied Technology as Director of Student Services. He was the son of the late Mark S. and Lena Mae Walker. Paul was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers, Kenneth Walker and Clarence Walker.

Survivors include wife of 59 years, Lorene Walker of Etowah, TN; daughter and son-in-law, Pamela and William Roy Aderhold of Etowah, TN; son, James Walker of Etowah, TN; Grandchildren, Julie and Josh Goodin of Englewood, TN and Jordan and Luke Wylie of Nolensville, TN; great-grandchildren, Jeb and Gunner Goodin; and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral Service will be held at 7:00 p.m., Monday, May 29, 2017 in the south chapel of Bordwine Funeral Home with Rev. Allan Lovelace officiating. Family will receive friends from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. Monday prior to the service. Family and friends will assemble at 12:00 p.m. Tuesday, May 30, 2017 at the funeral home and proceed to McMinn Memory Gardens for the 1:00 p.m. committal service. Memorials may be made to First Baptist Church of Etowah, P.O. Box 317, Etowah, TN 32331.



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  1. Carole Lambert June 6, 2017

    So sorry to hear of Paul’s passing. My mom Jean Rule thought a lot of Paul. He was such a nice man. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family.

  2. Caye Stafford June 1, 2017

    I have known Paul Walker for as long as I can remember. He was always a very nice man that did so much for so many. My prayers are for his wife and his family. His going to his heavenly father will be a large loss for everyone that is left behind. I am so sorry for your loss.

  3. Lonnie & Linda Mackey June 1, 2017

    Please accept our sympathy and prayers. Paul was such a good man and I know he will be missed. I am sorry that we were unable to be there with you.

  4. Mary gray May 31, 2017

    I am so very sorry to learn of Mr. Walker’s passing. He was my teacher at the Technology Center many years ago. He was a wonderful teacher and true Christian witness in the community over the years. My prayers are with Lorene and his family during this very difficult time.

    Mary Gray

  5. Jim and Joan Kirkland May 30, 2017

    Joan (Smith) Kirkland: former student

  6. Judy key jenkins May 30, 2017

    I was so sorry to hear about Mr. Walker, he was one of my favorite teachers . He was a very kind and caring person to all. God bless you all, you are in our prayers.

  7. Paul Walker May 30, 2017

    Mr. Walker was a true Christian gentleman whom I first met met at McMinn Central in 1974 career day. I also was aquainted with him when I attended First Baptist Church in the 1990’s. I give my condolenses to Pam and family.

  8. EVAN AND VIRGINIA RAY May 30, 2017


  9. Sharon Setters May 29, 2017

    I am so sorry for your loss of Mr. Paul. My thoughts and prayers will be with you and your family. Love, Sharon Setters

  10. Jack, Jean and Kim McDaniel May 29, 2017

    Lorene, we are sending love, prayers and hugs your way. May God bring you and your family comfort during this time.

  11. Karen Blackwell Baker May 28, 2017

    Lorene….JJ…Pam…So very sorry for your precious loss…Paul was a sweet man…God has gained another sweet soul…Praying for all of you….Love you all….

  12. Mary Jane Barger May 28, 2017

    So sorry for your loss. Prayers going your way.

  13. Gail Dorsey Scofield May 28, 2017

    My deepest sympathy to Dorene and family. I will keep you in my prayers. The Lord is with you and will give you strength.

  14. Louise Duckworth May 27, 2017

    So sorry to hear of Paul’s passing. He will be remembered with love by all who knew him. May our Heavenly Father wrap all the family in his loving arms and bring you comfort, strength, and, finally, peace.

  15. Steve & Celia Goodner May 27, 2017

    So sorry to hear of Paul’s passing. He was a good Christian man. Your family will be in our prayers.

    Steve and Celia Goodner

  16. Margaret Mahery May 26, 2017

    I worked with Paul for many years. I have many fond memories of our working together. Sorry to get this news. Prayers and thoughts are with the family.

  17. Kim Cantley May 26, 2017

    Our community has lost some fine people the last couple of months. You are in our prayers. We do know how you feel and want you to know we love you so very much!!!!

  18. Anthony and Melissa Galloway-Eplee May 26, 2017

    Lorene and family,

    We are heartbroken to hear of Paul’s passing. Please know that our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time.

    Anthony & Melissa


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