John Sharpless Walker JR 69 of Mt. Sterling husband of Rose Walker passed away Saturday, July 2, 2016 at the University of Kentucky Medical Center. He was a member of the Jeffersonville Assembly of God and a draftsman He had a love for the ocean and beaches he was a surfer and a brown belt in Karate. He is survived by his wife Rose Walker of Mt. Sterling, one son John Allen Walker and wife Alicia of Bowling Green, three special step-daughters Angie Thompson and husband Chris of Mt. Sterling, Pauline Rippetoe and husband Randy of Jefferson City, TN, Dorothy Rudd and husband Chris of Jeffersonville, six grandchildren Ava Walker of Bowling Green, Xia Thompson of Mt. Sterling, Trevor Martin of Jeffersonville, Christy Long of Mt. Sterling, Cody Rudd of Jeffersonville, Logan Hahn of Wilmore, one brother James Walker of Statesville, NC and his dog sugar. He was preceded in death by his parents John Sharpless SR and Mary Walker. A memorial service will be announced at a later time. Grayson Funeral Home is in charge.