Mr. Anthony Jasper “Jap” Walden, 68, of 66 South Turner Circle, Apt. H, Coats, passed away August 24, 2019. Family receiving friends at the home of his sister, Lila Lanier, 144 North McLean Street, Coats.
Survivors: children - Kenneth Walden (Helen) of Princeton, Jasper "Toot" Walden, Jr. and Chasity Barkley (Lamont), all of the Bronx, NY; grandchildren - Bryant Wilson (Dominique), Joshua Barkley, Christian Barkley, Aiden Barkley, Jasper Walden, III, Jasmiaria Walden, Anastia Walden, Melanie Walden, Kenneth Walden, Jr., Kendal Walden, Kenan Walden, and Kara Walden; great grandchildren - Bryant Darrell Wilson, III, Dominick Wilson, and Julius Walden; step mother - Josephine Walden of Coats; sisters - Lazona Gale Spears, Lila Mercedese "Mercy" Lanier, Sharron Legretta Stack all of Coats, Cynthia Rhea Walden of Fayetteville, and Gezell Poneteola Jones (T.K.) of Wake Forest; brothers - Darrlyn J. Walden, Mark D. Walden both of Coats, Vaughn Q. Walden of Nashville, TN, Reginald L. Walden of Lumberton and Garry Walden of Wendell; and a host of nieces, nephews, family and friends.
The public viewing will be at the Dafford Funeral Home, Dunn, Wednesday, August 28, 2019 from 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm.
The funeral service will be conducted Thursday, August 29, 2019 at 1:00 pm at the Dafford Funeral Home Chapel, Dunn.
Burial will follow in the Resthaven Cemetery, Dunn.