Fred J. Walters, 71 of Lake Havasu City, Ariz. and formerly of Dugger and Cloverdale, died Tuesday, April 7, 2009 in Las Vegas.
He was born in Sullivan County to Alfred and Hazel Walters.
Mr. Walters owned the Cloverdale IGA for more than 15 years before selling and moving to Lake Havasu City Ariz. where he has lived for the past 24 years. He had been an active Elks member for 35 years in Lake Havasu and Greencastle. He was also a member of the Cloverdale Masonic Lodge.
He worked as a greens keeper at London Bridge Golf Course for the last 10 years.
He enjoyed fishing, golf, gardening and off-roading in the dessert with family and friends.
He was proceeded in death by his parents, and sister Alice Mae Sluder.
He is survived by his wife of 50 years Sandra; their 5 children. Mike Walters of Lehigh Acres Fla., Dianne Greer of Corona, Calf., Steve Walters of Cloverdale, IN., Melissa Walters of Lake Havasu City and Susan Myers of Collierville, Tenn.; Several grand children and many friends.
A memorial service was held on Wednesday at 10 A.M. at the Lake Havasu Elks Club.
In Lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Hospice of Havasu, 365 S. Lake Havasu Ave. Lake Havasu City, AZ 86403.