Walter Anthony Trammell III
Walter Anthony Trammell III of Blytheville, Arkansas passed away Monday, April 2, 2018 at Great River Medical Center in Blytheville, Arkansas. He was born in Hayti, Missouri on July 30, 1964. He was the son of Walter and Helen Trammell.
Walter was a 1982 graduate of South Pemiscot High School in Steele, Missouri. After graduation, he joined the United States Navy and served for 13 years, where he obtained the rank of First Class Petty Officer. He then returned back to his childhood home of Steele, Missouri. He was employed at Maverick Tools for a few years then he started employment at NIBCO where he was employed for 19 years.
Walter accepted Jesus Christ as his personal Savior at a very young age. He was a former member of St. Paul Missionary Baptist Church in Steele, Missouri under the spiritual guidance of the late A. L. Burton.
He was an active member of C. Robinson lodge #10 of Blytheville, Arkansas. He enjoyed NASCAR racing, listening to Blues and Gospel music, and watching his favorite team the Razorbacks.
His memory will forever be cherished by: his wife Sheila of Blytheville, Arkansas, his three children, daughter Temeka Cartwright of Chicago, Illinois, daughter Payton Trammell Armstrong of Atlanta, Georgia and son Christopher Pugh of Blytheville, Arkansas and step daughter Breanna Pugh of Blytheville, Arkansas and granddaughter, Ramiah Cartwright of Chicago, IL
Anthony will also be cherished by his mother and father, Helen and Walter Trammell of Blytheville, Arkansas, his two brothers, Michael of Blytheville, Arkansas and Robert of Chesapeake, Virginia, sister-in-law, Wanda of Chesapeake, Virginia and his only nephew, Robert Jr., of Chesapeake, Virginia and a host of cousins, friends, and co-workers.
Funeral services on Saturday at 2:00 p.m. at the West End Missionary Church. Interment in Morgan Ridge Cemetery in Caruthersville, MO.
Pall bearers: C. Robertson Masonic Lodge #10.
Honorary Pall bearers: Michael Trammell, Robert Trammell, Cecil Hunt, Andrew Henry, Joshua Henry
H.S. Smith Funeral Home in charge of services.