Walter Marion Gurley Jr.
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Walter Marion Gurley Jr., age 62, of Heiskell, Tenn., died unexpectedly, Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2019, at UI Methodist Hospital, Indianapolis, Indiana. Walter was a four year veteran of the U.S. Army and worked for Heartland Express Trucking Company, Tenn. Preceded in death by his parents, Walter Sr. and Jo Ann Gurley. He is survived and loved dearly by his life companion, Lee French; daughter, Britney and Charlie; grandchildren, Reigne, Dayton and Kinnlei; sisters, Hazel Brenee Schuler, of Walland, Sharon (and Grover) Bolden, of Sevierville, and Patricia (and Charles) Anderson, of Madison, Ohio; and several nieces and nephews. A memorial service will be held at Bible Baptist Church, Sixth Street, Maryville, Tenn. The family will be having refreshments at 3:30 p.m. with the service on Nov. 9 at 7 p.m. The Rev. Wayne Atchley officiating. The family will receive friends from 5-7 p.m. at the church with service to follow. The family wishes to extend a special thank you to the staff at Memorial Funeral Home, Maryville, Tenn. Their sincere held and guidance during this very difficult time is greatly appreciated.