We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at Dixie Funeral Homes
August 29, 1928 ~ August 5, 2021 (age 92)
Mr. Walter Lake, age 92, was born to Laura Lake on August 17, 1928. He departed this life on August 5, 2021 at 7:15 am at Jackson General Hospital.
His funeral service was held on Wednesday August 11, 2021 at 12:00 pm at Antioch MB Church -Whiteville with Pastor Jermaine Shaw in charge. Burial was in the church cemetery and Dixie Funeral Home www.dixiefuneralhome.com was in charge of the professional service.
Walter was a very hard worker. he worked at cotton gins. He was a landscaper. He was a farmer, worked in a factory and lumber yards.
At an early age, Mr. lake professed a hope in Christ. He was a member of Antioch Baptist Church for many years. He sang in the choir and enjoyed it.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Laura Lake, five sons; two sisters: Mattie Rivers and Sarah Wilkes, one brother: Raymond Taylor, three grand sons, one great granddaughter, one son-in-law and two brother-in-laws.
He leaves to cherish his memories four children: Jeanette (Robert) Minter of Bolivar, Tn, James D. lake of Bolivar, Tn, Lorine Bobbins of Belleville, IL, Jerlean Wright of Bolivar, Tn and a host of grand children and great grand children, nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.