Walter Lee Waltman


Birth Date: August 15, 1940

Death Date: December 19, 2016

Visitation Date: 12-20-2016 Time: 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Visitation Place : Heritage Funeral Home


Service Date: 12-21-2016 Time: 1:00 PM
Service Place : Wade Baptist Church


Cemetery Date: 12-21-2016 Time: 2:00 PM
Cemetery Place : Johnson Cemetery

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Obituaries » Walter Lee Waltman




August 15, 1940 – December 19, 2016, Walter Lee Waltman of Wade, MS, went to be with his Jesus on Monday, December 19, 2016, at Providence Hospital with his family around him singing his favorite hymns, ushering him in to be with the most important person in his life, Jesus.  He was born on August 15, 1940, to the late Leonard and Thelma Coleman Waltman.  He was a lifelong member of Wade Baptist Church where he served in numerous capacities and was Chairman of the Deacons for over 25 years.  Walter Lee was also a Gideon.  He enjoyed working outside in his yard and tending his garden but his greatest love was serving God through his church.  He was preceded in death by his parents Leonard and Thelma Waltman, his four brothers, Jimmy D Waltman, Eldon Waltman, Dwight Waltman and Raymond Waltman.  He is survived by his wife of 54 years, Hazel Ann Waltman; brother Bobby V (Rachael) Waltman; son Floyd (Debbie) Waltman, daughter Ramona (Ron) Hill; grandchildren Ryan (Amanda) Waltman, Brandon Waltman, Ashton Waltman, Ashley Waltman, Shelby Waltman, Courtney Waltman; Raleigh Hill and Rebecca Hill; great grandson Jenzen Waltman; along with numerous nieces and nephews, other relatives and friends.  The visitation for Walter Lee Waltman will held on Tuesday, December 20, 2016, from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm at Heritage Funeral Home in Moss Point, MS.  The funeral service will be held on Wednesday, December 21, 2016, at 1:00 pm at Wade Baptist Church, Wade, MS with Dr. Phillip Price officiating.  The family will receive friends for one hour prior to the service.  Interment will follow at Johnson Cemetery in Wade, MS.  Pall Bearers will be Robert Waltman, Joaquin Orosco, Paul Waltman, Justin Waltman, Landon Orosco and Brayden Orosco. Heritage Funeral Home, Locally owned and operated in Escatawpa/Moss Point, MS is in charge of arrangements. You may view and sign the online register book for Walter Lee Waltman at www.heritagefuneralhome.us