Graveside services for Leland Duane “Lee” Walters, 79, Crestview, Florida, formerly of West Plains, Missouri, will be at 3:30 p.m., Monday, May 21, 2012, at Elk Creek Cemetery, under the direction of Robertson-Drago Funeral Home. Mr. Walters passed away Sunday, May 13, 2012, at Crosswinds Health and Rehab, Greeneville, Florida. He was born March 24, 1933, at Angola, Indiana, to Raymond and Doris Geeting Walters. On August 19, 1960, he was married at Overland, Missouri, to Dorothy Evelyn Huff, who preceded him in death on October 8, 2003. Lee worked for many years as a factory worker in metal manufacturing and moved to Crestview, Florida in 2005. His passion in life was fishing and bowling. Mr. Walters was a member of Woodlawn Baptist Church.
He is survived by his two sons, Mike Walters, wife, Tane, Crestview, Florida and Tim Walters, wife Sally, San Antonio, Texas; one daughter, Lynn Reeves, husband, David, Fort Worth, Texas; four grandchildren, Brandon, Nicholas, Jacob and Megan; and one sister, Francile Stidham, Fremont, Indiana.
His parents, wife, one brother, Dwight Walters and one sister, Lolene Eberly, precede him in death.
Visitation will be from 2:00 until 3:00 p.m., Monday, May 21, 2012, at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home. Memorial contributions may be made to Crosswinds Health and Rehab, Greenville, Florida or Alzheimer’s Association, and may be left at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.