James Jay Walker

April 21, 1958October 27, 2018
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James Jay Walker age 60 of Waynesburg passed away Saturday, October 27, 2018 at Washington Health System Greene.

He was born April 21, 1958 in Waynesburg, a son of the late David L. and Betty Jo Eisiminger Walker. He was a graduate of Waynesburg Central High School.

On June 1, 1991 he married Melissa Ann Hougland Walker, who survives.

Mr. Walker worked in the natural gas industry for 31 years. He was currently working as a senior construction manager for Mark West Pipeline. He was a member of the International Union of Operating Engineers Local 112.

He was a lifetime resident of Waynesburg and a member of the First Assembly of God at East View. Jim loved spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren. He enjoyed raising vegetables to share with his family, friends and to can for winter. Jim also enjoyed hunting deer and turkeys, playing softball, and feeding purple martins.

Surviving in addition to his wife, Melissa Ann is a son, Jason B. Dulaney (Rebekah) of Waynesburg; six grandchildren, James M., Caleb B., Elijah C., Callie J., Issac L. and Brendal C. Dulaney.

Also surviving are siblings, Lee Walker (Shirley), David “Pete” Walker (Becky), Carl Walker (Sharon), Jerry Walker, Dani Iams (Robert), Jean Scott (Larry), Patricia Smith, John Walker (Becky), William Walker (Laura), Alan Walker (Olivia), Barbara Moore, and Michele DeFrancesco (Jeff); two sisters-in-law, Beth E. Moore (Chad) and Cynthia L. Triboletti (William); and several nieces and nephews.


  • Melissa Ann Hougland Walker, Wife
  • Jason B. Dulaney (Rebekah), Son
  • James M. Dulaney, Grandson
  • Caleb B. Dulaney, Grandson
  • Elijah C. Dulaney, Grandson
  • Callie J. Dulaney, Granddaughter
  • Isaac L. Dulaney, Grandson
  • Brendal C. Dulaney, Granddaughter
  • David L. Walker, Father
  • Betty Jo Eisiminger Walker, Mother
  • Lee Walker (Shirley), Brother
  • David "Pete" Walker (Becky), Brother
  • Carl Walker (Sharon), Brother
  • Jerry Walker, Brother
  • Dani Iams (Robert), Sister
  • Jean Scott (Larry), Sister
  • Patricia Smith, Sister
  • John Walker (Becky), Brother
  • William Walker (Laura), Brother
  • Alan Walker (Olivia), Brother
  • Barbara Moore, Sister
  • Michele DeFrancesco (Jeff), Sister
  • Beth E. Moore (Chad), Sister-in-law
  • Cynthia L. Triboletti (William), Sister-in-law
  • Also surviving are several nieces and nephews

  • Trenton Bosworth
  • Taylor Moore
  • Chad Moore
  • Klynton Walker
  • Brandon Smith
  • William Triboletti


  • Visitation Tuesday, October 30, 2018
  • Visitation Wednesday, October 31, 2018
  • Funeral Service Thursday, November 1, 2018

James Jay Walker

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Rich Moore

November 1, 2018

So sorry for your loss. I’m really going to miss him. R.i.P Jim

Dale & Brenda Headlee

October 31, 2018

Melissa and Family,

We grieve with you in the passing of Jim. Our memories of him was always a kind and quiet disposition. We're praying for the Holy Spirit to comfort you during this difficult time and also for strength and peace for your hurting hearts. II Corinthians 1:7

Scott Hallam

October 30, 2018

Rest in Peace, Jim Boy. Think of the times you, Egg, and me worked in Buffalo in , I believe1984. Cold as hell in January in Buffalo. We were a good crew, worked hard. Ate at Red Lobster 3-4 night's a week, we deserved it. Enjoy eternal rest, my friend. See you again some day.

Carman and Joan Niesley

October 30, 2018

Melissa, we are so sorry for your loss. We are praying for you and all of your family, as well as Jim's, that God will comfort and strengthen you, as only he can, during this difficult time.
While we grieve with you in Jim's passing, we rejoice for him as he is now in the Lord's presence experiencing life as never before. We can't remember ever seeing Jim without a smile on his face. We trust that you will be surrounded by family and friends during this time to be God's channels of love and support.

Debby Hawkins

October 29, 2018

Melissa, Jason and family, I can't begin to tell you how sorry I am for your loss. Jim was the sweetest soul. Please know that Wes and I are praying for you and that God will give you the strength in this difficult time. If there is anything you need, please ask.

Brian Ross

October 29, 2018

Rest In Peace Jimboy, was thinking Sunday about all the good times we had hunting and playing softball!!! Stay strong Melissa and family, Jimboy definitely would want it that way!!!

John Pastelock

October 29, 2018

Jim Walker was a kind easy going, but hard worker that I had the chance to work with a MarkWest. He was always on the job, and he helped me solve many issues, as well as listened to my advice as an engineer. He will be missed. May he rest in peace.

Jill Headlee Monas

October 29, 2018

Melissa and Family,

I was very saddened to hear of Jim’s passing. You are all in my thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.

Sandi & Dino Palone

October 28, 2018

Melissa and family,
We pray for God's grace and peace to be a comfort for you.
So saddened for your unexpected loss.
You will continue to be in the prayers and hearts of so many .
Please let us know if there is anything you may need during these difficult days ahead.
God bless you with His unfailing LOVE!

Rita Moore Chisler

October 28, 2018

Dear Melissa & Family: I'm deeply sorry for the loss of Jim. I will keep all of you in my prayers for strength and comfort. Melissa, love you, always. If you need an old friend to talk to, please remember that I am here for you. Love and Sympathy for all, Rita.