Velda Clarice Walker, 59, of Lake Placid, Fla., died Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, surrounded by family at her residence.
Born in Sebring to Irene and Lewis Pollard, Jr., she spent her childhood here and was a 1972 graduate of Lake Placid High School. She had lived in Lake Placid and Arcadia, Fla., where she was an office manager for a law firm. Mrs. Walker loved spending time with family and friends. She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Ft. Ogden, Fla.
Mrs. Walker is survived by her sons, Ryan Walker (Wendy) and Robby Walker (Sara); seven grandchildren; her father, Lewis Pollard, Jr.; and a brother, Vaden Lewis Pollard.
A funeral service to celebrate Mrs. Walker’s life was Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014, at First Baptist Church of Ft. Ogden in Ft. Ogden with Pastor Wayne Earnest officiating. Burial followed at Oak Hill Cemetery in Lake Placid.
The family suggests in lieu of flowers donations in Mrs. Walker’s memory be made to the First Baptist Church of Ft. Ogden Building Fund.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted with Scott Funeral Home, Lake Placid.