The flag at the fire department in Washington is flying at half-staff to honor a businessman and retired fireman who passed away Thursday.
G.W. Walker Jr. was 85.
He co-founded G.W. Walker & Sons with his brothers in 1946.
Walker served his community as a volunteer firefighter from the 1950s to the 1970s.
Visitation will be held Saturday, July 21 from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. at G.W. Walker & Sons at 203 West Main Street in Washington.
The funeral will be held Sunday, July 22 at 2:30 p.m. at First United Methodist Church in Washington.