Matthew L. Walker was born on November 22, 1967, at Gulf Pines Hospital in Port St. Joe, Florida, and passed away suddenly in Texas on October 25, 2013, after a tragic accident while riding the motorcycle that he loved.
Matt, as he was known to his family and friends, was a 1985 graduate of Port St. Joe High School and a member of the First Baptist Church in Port St. Joe. He also served briefly in the United States Air Force. Most recently, he was excelling as a supervisor at Motiva Bechtel, a worldwide energy company based in Texas.
Matt is survived by his parents, Donna and Tommy Walker of Port St. Joe. He was a gift to them from God, and he is now at peace with his Heavenly Father. A graveside service was held at Holly Hill Cemetery on Monday, November 4, 2013, under the direction of Comforter Funeral Home. The family wishes to express their sincere gratitude for all of the many prayers and acts of love and kindness during this difficult time.