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Walter "Chalk" Hubbard

Walter “Chalk” Hubbard of Russellville passed away Sunday, January 29, 2017, at St. Mary’s Regional Medical Center. He was born February 16, 1945, in Maryville, IL, to John Hubbard and Camelia Medley Hubbard. He is preceded in death by his parents; first wife, Adeline Hubbard; brothers, Danny, Jimmie & Frank Hubbard; sister-in-law, Beckey Hubbard; brother-in-law, Johnny Lancaster. He is survived by his loving wife, Joan Hubbard; sons, Stan & Sara Hubbard, Steve & Kim Hubbard; step-sons, Nick & Pattie Holly, James & Tammy Holly, Garren Holly; sister, Rosalie Lancaster; brother, John & Kathy Hubbard; sister-in-law, Susie & Jeremiah Axtell; many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. He was a US Army Vietnam Veteran and a Pope County Sheriff’s Deputy Reserves member. He was employed at Dow Chemical. He was also an Owner/Operator for many years. Walter was a perpetual member of Shiloh #552 and Atkins #172 Free & Accepted Masons. Funeral service will be 2pm, Wednesday, February 1, 2017 at Russellville Family Funeral Chapel. The viewing and visitation will be from 12noon until 2pm, prior to the service. Walter will be honored with Masonic Rites. Military Honors will be provided by the VFW Post 2283 of Russellville. Burial will be in Rest Haven Memorial Park, under the direction of Russellville Family Funeral. Pallbearers will be Justin Courtwright, Jeremy Alvarez, Terry Caston, Carlos Gibson, Harry James, Ray Roach. Online obituary and guestbook are available at www. Russellvillefamilyfuneral.com.

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Steve and Stan and family : So sorry to hear of your loss . Praying for comfort for your family during this hard time

Barbara Oliver Nabours Feb 1 2017 12:00 AM

Uncle Chalk will be greatly missed, our thoughts and prayers are with yall during this difficult time. We love you and are praying for you.....Rosalie Lancaster, Crystal, Jason, Wyatt & Levi Saylor

Crystal Saylor Feb 1 2017 12:00 AM

Joan, I am so sorry for your loss. Chalk will always be remembered with fondness.

Carol Montgomery Jan 31 2017 12:00 AM

You will be missed Uncle Chalk.

Tanya Arnold Jan 31 2017 12:00 AM

Hi. I am Jim and JoAnn's daughter. I remember Uncle Chalk. He was a good man. Always kind to me. I am so sorry for your loss. You all are in my prayers.

Debbie Rightnowar Dec 31 1969 12:00 AM