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Phyllis Fitch Walker

December 19, 1943 ~ December 6, 2017 (age 73)

Mrs. Phyllis Fitch Walker, 73, passed away at Alamance Regional Medical Center on Wednesday, December 6, 2017 at 4:55 p.m.


A native of Durham County, she was the wife of Dr. Joel W. Walker and the daughter of the late Braudie Russell Fitch, Sr. and Myrtle Mae Bowling Fitch.  Phyllis was a member of The Alamance Chorale since 1978, a volunteer with Guardian Ad Litem since 1989, a volunteer court navigator with the Family Justice Center and was a member Cactus Squares, Square Dancers Club.


In addition to her husband of the home, survivors include her daughter, Joan Carol Walker of Mebane; a special nephew, Tim Phillips and his wife, Carol of Swepsonville; a brother, Braudie Fitch, Jr. and his wife, Janice of Burlington; and many nieces, nephews and cousins.


The funeral service will be conducted at the Rich & Thompson Chapel in Graham on Monday, December 11, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. by Rev. Darryl Peebles.  Burial will follow at Graham Memorial Park. 


The family will receive friends at the Rich & Thompson Funeral Home and Crematory in Graham on Sunday, December 10, 2017 from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m.


Memorials may be made to the Historic Providence Christian Church, P.O. Box 405, Graham, NC 27253 or to The Alamance Chorale, P.O. Box 2571, Burlington, NC 27215.

 Service Information

December 10, 2017

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Rich & Thompson Funeral Home & Crematory
207 E. Elm St.
Graham, NC 27253

Funeral Service
December 11, 2017

11:00 AM
Rich and Thompson Chapel, Graham
207 E. Elm Street
Graham, NC 27253

Interment following funeral service
December 11, 2017

Graham Memorial Park
E. Gilbreath Street
Graham, NC 27253

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