Mr. Locke Thomas “Trad” Walters III, age 47, died on Sunday, November 13th 2022 at the Ogeechee Area Hospice Inpatient facility in Statesboro, GA.
Trad was born on October 8th 1975 in Laurinburg, NC to Mr. Locke Thomas Walters Jr. and Mrs. Dianne Pendergrass Walters. He was raised in Laurinburg and attended Scotland High School, graduating in 1994.
He was an avid soccer player from a young age and played through high school. Trad attended summer camps at the Citadel and was a member of First Baptist Church in Laurinburg where he was active in the youth group growing up. He loved fishing and watching the Dallas Cowboys and North Carolina Tarheels, but most of all, loved spending time with his friends and family. Trad was preceded in death by his son, Kyle Leven Walters.
He is survived by his two daughters, Nadia Walters and Zara Walters of Laurinburg, NC, his mother, Dianne Pendergrass McCallum of Statesboro, GA, his father, Locke Thomas Walters Jr. of Myrtle Beach, SC, his sister and brother in law, Dana Walters Pepe and Frank Pepe Sr., his nephew, Frank Pepe Jr., as well as several aunts, uncles, cousins, and many friends.
A memorial service will be held on December 3rd at 12:30 at First Baptist Church of Laurinburg. The family will receive visitors prior to the service.
The family requests that memorial contributions be made to either Ogeechee Area Hospice, PO Box 531, Statesboro, GA 30459 or to First Baptist Church of Laurinburg, 302 E Church St., Laurinburg, NC 28352.
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Joiner-Anderson Funeral Home & Crematory of Statesboro, GA.
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