Will "Alan" Walker

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March 14, 1967 ~ May 12, 2024

Born in: Nashville, Tennessee
Resided in: Pegram, Tennessee

Will Alan Walker, known as Alan Walker, age 57, passed away peacefully on May 12th, 2024, At Heart of Mary House. Alan is survived by his three sons: David Walker, Zach Walker, Daniel Wade, and his brother Cameron Walker. He is predeceased by his mother and father, Zella and Porter Walker Sr; His brothers Porter Walker Jr, Charlie Walker; And his two sons Dylan and Chase Walker.

Alan was born on March 14th, 1967, in West Nashville to Zella and Porter. He went to Pearl-Cohn High School where he went on to be a master carpenter. He taught and participated in taekwondo, enjoyed playing softball, and loved woodwork.

While Alan left us far too soon, the impact he had on his family and friends will be felt for years to come. Despite his illness Alan never lost his sense of humor, he cracked jokes with his children, family, and friends. He had a great ability to make others laugh and will be greatly missed, Alan truly lived life to the fullest. His memory will forever be held in the hearts of his family and friends.

We ask that any donations be made to Heart of Mary House at 200 Thompson Lane, Nashville, Tn.

Family and friends are invited to attend a celebration of life on June 1st anytime from 12pm – 2pm at Western Hills Church of Christ located at 7565 Charlotte Pike, Nashville, TN 37209.

Arrangements in the care of Compassion Funeral & Cremation Services, 6949 Charlotte Pike, Suite 104, Nashville, TN 37209. (615) 857-9955. We are proud to be locally owned and operated.


A Remembrance Gathering: June 1, 2024 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Western Hills Church
7565 Charlotte Pike
Nashville, TN 37209

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  1. Wishing you peace to bring comfort, courage to face the days ahead and loving memories to
    forever hold in your heart.

  2. Your family is in my thought and prayers, Alan was a very kind hearted soul and never missed a change to help others
    RIP Alan

  3. I am so sorry you are gone. Whenever I think of you it will always bring a smile to my face because you always made me laugh. You will always be remembered. Prayers for your family.

  4. I Love You Dad! I couldn’t have asked for a better dad. I have no clue what I’m going to do without you, but I’ll always have you in my heart. I still can’t believe it 😢

  5. Alan was a great guy , but gone way too soon. Thoughts and prayers for the family. Rest easy Alan . 🙏🏼🙏🏼

  6. We will all miss you my friend! All the great times in school,your laughter and jokes. Until,we meet again!

  7. So sorry to hear of Alan’s passing. He and I spent a lot of time together in our youth. My prayers are with his family.

  8. So very sorry for the loss of another West Nashville friend. Many prayers for the family and all who knew him.

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