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6934 South Western Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK 73139
Phone: 405-634-1439
Fax: 405-634-3753
Freeman Walker

Freeman "Bud" G. Walker

Tuesday, October 3rd, 1933 - Friday, February 8th, 2019
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Visitation will be from 4-8 PM Monday. Services will be held at St. James the Greater Catholic Church at 11 AM on Tuesday. Burial will be at the Peoria Cemetery in Quapaw, OK on Wednesday at 10:30 AM.



October 3, 1933 in Claremore OK, Freeman G Walker (Bud) was born to Freeman and Mildred Watson Walker. Bud graduated Johnson High School, Johnson KS. He attended Kansas University as an honors student. He was an avid Jayhawk, (He was noted in Sports Illustrated as KU’s biggest fan).
While Bud was in the Army, he met Nicole Biver from Metz, France. Bud married Nicole in 1961 and together they have a daughter, Veronique G. Walker and a grandson, Julien Walker.
Whatever Bud did, he was successful. He worked as a carpenter before he went to KU. Bud began erecting grain bins in southwest Kansas. He owned and operated a Mobile station in Oklahoma City and owned and operated a mud-logging business based out of Oklahoma City.
Bud had many interests: crossword puzzles, sudoku, going to horse races, visiting friends. He was active with the VA program and with the Miami tribe. He was known for his love of sports, his intelligence-most notably math.

Freeman G. was preceded in death by his mother, Mildred and father, Freeman T;
Sisters, Muriel Walker Tedder, Peggy Jo and Wanda Louise Walker;
Brothers, John Virgil and Wendell Anthony Walker;
Brother-in-law, George C Tedder.

He is survived by his wife Nicole Biver Walker and daughter, Veronique and grandson, Julien Walker of Oklahoma City; Sisters, Ellen Kay Walcher (Ernest) of Woodward OK, Elizabeth Anne Devers (Darrell ) of Beaver OK, and Linda Lee Donati (Emanuel) of Stratford NJ;
Nephews, George Rodney Tedder, Jerry Clay Tedder, Rocky Walcher, George Joseph Donati , Chris Cockreham, Doug Walker, Matthew Walker, Francois Guillaume and John Biver;
Nieces, Dana Diedrich, Melissa DeGroot, Jennifer Anne Patrick, Becky Columbus, Lisa Walker Emanuelle Guillaume, Anne Guillaume, Francoise Biver, Dominque Biver and Chantel Biver.
Many great nieces and nephews and many great great nieces and nephews, all of whom loved their Uncle Bud.
He leaves behind a multitude of friends and acquaintances and will be sorely missed by all.
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Service Details

  • First Visitation

    Monday, February 11th, 2019 | 4:00pm - 8:00pm
    When
    Monday, February 11th, 2019 4:00pm - 8:00pm
    Location
    Vondel L. Smith & Son Mortuary South
    Address
    6934 S. Western Avenue
    Oklahoma City, OK 73139
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  • Service

    Tuesday, February 12th, 2019 | 11:00am
    When
    Tuesday, February 12th, 2019 11:00am
    Location
    St. James the Greater Catholic Chucrch
    Address
    4201 S. McKinley
    OKLAHOMA CITY, OK
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    Officiant
    Father Pruett
  • Interment

    Wednesday, February 13th, 2019 | 10:30am
    When
    Wednesday, February 13th, 2019 10:30am
    Location
    Peoria Nation Tribal Cemetery
    Address
    Near Miami
    Quapaw, OK
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Susan E McKinney

Posted at 10:31am
You will be greatly missed "Uncle Bud" and what an inspiration you were to Taylor & Matt Tedder and those precious grandkids of ours. I'm sure you are flying high with all of your family that has left before you and having a blast in heaven! GOD SPEED UNCLE BUD - until we meet again! Susan & Brad McKinney
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Hallee

Posted at 09:00pm
I am so sorry for the family’s loss. Death is truly a devastating trial to cope with. May you find comfort from the future promise recorded in Isaiah 25:8 which says “he [God] will swallow up death forever.” We can be certain God will fulfill the words from his word the Bible.
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Jennifer

Posted at 08:55pm
Uncle Bud, We love you more forevermore . Love, Kevin, Jennifer Anne, Addison, and Logan Patrick
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Emmanuel

Posted at 08:39pm
Will miss our favorite uncle and your loving support. John, Emmanuel and Dexter; Francois
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Chantal MENETTE

Posted at 08:14pm
Nous nous souviendrons de Bud comme d'un homme cordial et généreux qui laisse certainement de nombreux amis dans la peine. Toutes nos pensées attristées vont vers Nicole, Véronique et Julien. Chantal, Claire et Jean-François.
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