Richard Lewis Walls

March 13, 1938 - February 8, 2021

Richard Lewis Walls, 82, of Collinsville, passed away Monday, February 8, 2021, at SOVAH Health of Martinsville. He was born March 13, 1938, in Martinsville, to the late Roy Gordon Walls and Lelia Hodges Walls. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, Dwayne Callaway and brother, Robert Alexander Walls.

Mr. Walls retired from Virginia Blower Company after 50 plus years of service. He proudly served his country in the United States Army; he loved to work, enjoyed the outdoors, helped on the farm, and loved his three cats.

He is survived by his wife, Linda Young Walls; daughters, Tracy Hamilton (Shawn), Regina Nunn (Robert) and Jennifer Joyce (Kevin); sister, Sally Ann Blonigan; sister-in-law, Aso Walls; and three grandchildren, Ashley Nunn, Spencer Joyce and Colton Joyce.

A graveside service will be Wednesday, February 17, 2021 at 2:00 PM at Henry Memorial Park. A floating visitation will be Tuesday, February 16, 2021 from 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM at Wright Funeral Service Chapel.

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