Don Charlie Bard Walters, 77, of Grain Valley, MO passed away Thursday, December 8, 2016. He was born to George and Violet (Patton) Walters on October 29, 1939 in Lakeview Heights, MO.
Don worked as a Service Technician for the Southland Corporation and later for Carter Equipment Co. in Kansas City, MO and retired in 2005. He was a long time member of Crossroads Church in Grain Valley, MO. Don enjoyed reading and spending time with his family and friends, especially his grandchildren.
Don is survived by his daughters, Christina Cochran (Chester) of Grain Valley, MO, Kathleen Martin (David) of Fordland, MO; brother, F. Garnett Walters (Judi) of Branson, MO; sister, Wanda Grimes (William) of Warrensburg, MO; grandchildren, Hannah Bitzer, Nicholas Cochran, Christian (Leah) Cochran, Mason Martin, Emily Rinck; great-grandson, Paxton Rinck. He is preceded in death by his son-in-law, William “Sam” Bitzer; parents and sister, A. Faye Martin.
The family will receive friends from 12-1:30 p.m., Tuesday, December 13, 2016 at Meyers Funeral Chapel, 1600 W. Main St, Blue Springs, MO. Funeral service will follow starting at 1:30 p.m., at the chapel, with Pastor Darryl Jones presiding. A committal service will be held at Salem Cemetery, Independence, MO following the service. Memories of Don and condolences to the family may be shared at meyersfuneralchapel.com.