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Walter McKinley Southern, Jr.

March 9, 1946 ~ January 28, 2024 (age 77) 77 Years Old
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Walter Southern, Jr. Obituary

Mr. Walter McKinley Southern, Jr., 77, passed away Sunday, January 28, 2024, at Greenhaven Nursing and Rehab.

A memorial gathering will be held on Sunday, February 4, 2024, from 2:00-4:00 pm at George Brothers Funeral Service.

Mr. Southern was preceded in death by his father, Walter McKinley Southern, Sr. mother Lucy Mae Woodard Cox and stepfather Oscar Lloyd Cox.

Walter was a long-time diesel mechanic who loved anything with wheels.  He loved spending time with family and listening to Elvis.  He served his country in the U.S. Navy.

He is survived by his daughter, Annette Colucci (Vinny); son, Keith Southern (Melissa); grandchildren, Nathan, Eric, Michelle, Melissa, Megan, Hannah, and Christina; great-grandchildren, Haleigh, Chloe, Arya, and Maddox; brother, Jim Southern (Linda); as well as numerous family and friends whom he loved.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to PACE of the Triad, 1471 E. Cone Blvd. Greensboro, NC 27405.

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Memorial Gathering
February 4, 2024

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
George Brothers Funeral Service
803 Greenhaven Drive
Greensboro, NC 27406


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