EAST PRAIRIE, Mo. -- Claud "Gale" Walker, 78, died Feb. 11, 2018, at his home in East Prairie.
Born Aug. 22, 1939, to the late Willie C. "Jake" Walker and Lela Mae Furlong Walker, he was employed in insurance sales for many years and also worked for the Missouri Department of Agriculture. He was a veteran of the United States Army, having served in Vietnam.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Bob Walker and Mike Walker.
A private memorial service will be held at a later date.
Shelby Funeral Home of East Prairie is in charge of arrangements.
Online condolences may be shared at: www.ponderfuneralhome.com.