Rockey Layne Walls
  • 56 years old
  • Date of birth: Jan 20, 1959
  • Date of passing: Apr 8, 2015
Let the memory of Rockey be with us forever

This memorial website was created in memory of our loved one, Rockey Walls, 56, born on January 20, 1959 and passed away on April 8, 2015. We will remember him forever.  And Cherish his memories.

Rockey Layne Walls, 56 of Long Branch, Simon, WV went home to be with Jesus Wednesday, April 8, 2015 from his residence.

Born January 20, 1959 at Ieager, he was the son of the late Dallas and Dottie (Kennedy) Walls.

In addition to his parents Rockey was also preceded in death by his brother: Davis Walls; niece: Deanna Kennedy; nephews: Martie Kennedy and Punkie Morgan; daughter-in-law: Angela Walls.

Rockey loved singing and talking with everyone on the CB about the bible. He was a member of the Upper Room Jesus Name Church.

Those left to love and cherish the memory of Rockey are his daughter: Denetta (Scott) Sowards of Clearfork; his sons: Jonathan (Ashley) Walls of Coal Mountain and Kendall Walls of Rockhouse; sisters: Redith (Virgil) Kennedy and Sandra (Jerome) Brown, all of Long Branch; his brothers: Vencil and Curtis (Clarice) Walls, all of Long Branch, Stephon (Lesa) Walls of Oceana, and Jamie Walls, of the home: his grandchildren: KJ, Caleb, Shanaya, Conner, Jaylon, Brady, Kira, and Reese, who he loved and cherished, each and every one; his daughter-in-law: Betsy Walls of North Springs; his special friends: Jennifer Cline and Janie Young, who he talked with daily on the phone. Rockey also leaves behind a host of other nieces, nephews, relatives and friends, who he loved very much.

Friends may gather with the family Monday, April 13, 2015 after 6 pm at the Upper Room Jesus Name Church at Long Branch, with special service at 7:00 pm. Funeral services will be conducted Tuesday, April 14, 2015 at 1:00 pm at the Upper Room Jesus Name Church at Long Branch with the Rev. Brad Kennedy, Rev. Alvin Browning, and Rev. Leroy McMillion officiating.

Rockey will be carried to his final resting place by pallbearers: Jerome Brown, Jody, Shawn, and Jeremy Kennedy, Jay Kenneda, Chris, Stacy, Vert and Robert Walls, Curtis Walls Jr, and Jerome Browning. Honorary pallbearer: Hobert Cline.

Rockey may be gone from our sight, but never from our hearts.

Memorial Tributes
This tribute was added by Shanaya Sowards on 8th April 2017

"Paw it has been two years without you today. I miss you so much and the good times and the worse than bad times. You have been truly missed these past 2 years. I'm just wondering how is it in heaven? Is it peaceful and beautiful? Is it to beautiful to describe? I love you paw and hope your having a good good time in heaven. We love you and especially me your grandaughter.. -Shanaya"

This tribute was added by Shanaya Sowards on 3rd March 2016

"I love you and miss you paw this is for you."

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