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Walter Ingram

November 18, 1961 ~ October 21, 2021 (age 59)

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Mr. Walter Ingram, passed away on Thursday, October 21, 2021 at the Coliseum Health, Macon, Georgia.

Funeral services will be held on Saturday, October 30, 2021 at 3:30 PM from the Griffin Memorial Chapel of Slater's Funeral Home. Interment will follow in the Georgia Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Milledgeville, Georgia.

Mr. Walter Ingram of Gray departed us on October 21, 2021, at Piedmont Medical Center in Macon, Georgia.

Walter was born on November 18, 1961, in Chicago, Illinois. In 1973 he relocated to Milledgeville, Ga with his mother the late Rose Ingram, whom he dedicated his childhood and adulthood caring for. He graduated from Baldwin High School in 1979 and joined the Army right after graduating, serving our country for 4 years.

Walter was always a hard worker with many passions and pharmacology was one. His time working at Baldwin County Hospital pharmacy was short lived before he took interest in truck driving. Trucking became his love because he was able to fulfill another dream of his, which was to travel. He valued the time spent with family, always making sure he attended graduations, birthday parties, holiday events and games of his son, grandchildren, and great grandchildren. Walter spoke frequently about how he never had a family vacation or traveled outside of the country. In 2017 his grandchildren fulfilled that dream of his and granted the family a cruise to Jamaica, this was just a small token of appreciation for the many sacrifices he bestowed upon his family.

Baptized on July 26, 2020 Walter found his spiritual home at First Church of Our Lord Jesus Christ.

Preceding his death: Mother Rose Ingram, Mother-in-law Mary Butts Bishop and Stepdaughter Savetra Searcy.

Walter to leaves to cherish his loving memory: Wife: Mrs. Mary Wilson-Ingram and Son Mr. Semaj Ingram of Gray; Stepdaughter: Mrs. Wannae Searcy-Jones (Darrell) of Gray; Brother in law Charles Wilson of Gray; Grandchildren: Mrs. Tashira Griffeth (Oliver III) of Milledgeville, Petty Officer 1st Class Tashika Jackson of Chesapeake, VA, Ms. Tequille May of Milledgeville, Mr. Horace May Jr. of Milledgeville, Mrs. Kenesha Maxwell (Justin Maxwell) of Gray, Great Grandchildren: Miss Kyasia May, Miss Kaydence May and Miss A’Nylah Maxwell. Also, his brother Mr. Jimmy Adams (Cheryl), two nieces Ms. Teona Adams, Mrs. Flora Lambert (Reginald), and Nephew Tommy Ingram (late Mary) all of Chicago A loving and dedicated Aunt Mrs. Lorena Johnson (Willie), Cousin Rosie Gilmore and Friend Marie Little.

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Services

Funeral Service
Saturday
October 30, 2021

3:30 PM
Griffin Memorial Chapel, Slater's Funeral Home Inc.
244 North Wayne Street
Milledgeville, Georgia 31061

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