Kim H Walker

September 9, 1952 - November 14, 2019
Kim H Walker

Kim Lewis Heacock Walker, 67,  passed away Thursday, November 14, 2019 peacefully in her sleep at her home in University Place Apartments.

She was born on September 9, 1952 in Perth Amboy, NJ. Her adopted parents were Mary Elizabeth Lewis and William Bell Heacock.

Kim was a loving and caring person and had many special and helpful friends. She was a five-year cancer survivor and was baptized at the Apostolic Church of Wilmington.

Survivors include two children whom she loved very much, Stephen Alric Gore of Clayton, NC and Britani Elizabeth Becher (Kyle) of Pinhook, NC; four cousins, Margaret Hunt Thompson of Mountainside, NJ, Barbara Lewis Pugh (Kerry) of Wellington, FL, Debi Lewis Oparnica (Peter) of Cartersville, GA and Melissa Lewis Staton (Derek) of Spring Hill, FL and a brother, Charles Hunt Heacock of Myrtle Beach, SC.

A celebration of life service will be held on Saturday, December 7, 2019 from 3:00-5:00 PM at Wilmington Funeral & Cremation, 1535 S. 41st St, Wilmington, NC 28403, 910.791.9099.

In lieu of flowers memorial may be made in Kim’s memory to NHRMC Foundation to Benefit Zimmer Cancer Center c/o  2001 South 17th Street, Wilmington, NC 28401 or at

Arrangements by Wilmington Funeral & Cremation, 1535 S 41st St, Wilmington, NC 28403, 910.791.9099.

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  • November 21, 2019
    Cindy Mclain says:
    Fly high Kim. You were a great friend of mine for 20+ years and I will miss you terribly. Praying for Kim's childen her brother Charlie and all of friends that they all find peace. RIP my friend. Always in my heart. Give the boys Dean and Joel a great big hug for me❤

  • November 21, 2019
    wendy benson says:
    Praying for the family and friends that lovef her so much. Been Friends for a very long time. I am going to miss our talks everyday and seeing you aleast twice a week we made good memories. I love you my friends ( sister).RIP.

  • November 24, 2019
    Lyn Spooner says:
    Friends since 2008, sisters by choice almost were one of the best friends I ever had. I’m going to miss you so much! Now, you’re free of pain and healed of cancer! Praise God! I promise to pray for Stephen and Britani, your children you loved so dearly and bragged on constantly, as all Mothers do! I’ll also pray for your brother, Charlie.....and your many, many friends and acquaintances you touched along the way. Fly high, sweet friend and know you’ll be missed and we shall see you, soon.

  • December 03, 2019
    Barbara Prugh says:
    Kim I will never forget the many holidays we spent together as children with grandma and grandpa. You will always be a part of my earliest memories of happiness, laughter, holiday dinners, Christmas songs and presents, and playing at the beach. I am glad you are with our family now. Please give them all my love.

  • December 05, 2019
    Debi Lewis Oparnica says:
    I have so many happy memories of spending Christmas holidays with my cousins Kim and Charlie. Playing croquet, singing Christmas carols while Grandma Lewis played the piano, trying to escape Grandpa Lewis' tickling, but always coming back for more. Prayers for Charlie, your precious children and your friends that they will find peace and comfort in knowing that you are with our Savior now and free from pain. Until we meet again, I will keep you in my heart.