Pastor of the Month // Bishop Christopher Lee

  CONGRATULATIONS Bishop Christopher Lee on being named Walker Funeral Home and The Buzz Cincinnati’s Pastor of the Month for June!   Bishop Christopher Lee and Christ Memorial Baptist Church are recipients of the Collective Empowerment Group of Cincinnati Awards for Pastors doing “out of the box” outreach in the community.   Bishop Lee is…

Pillar of the Community // Dr. Keith Melvin

  CONGRATULATIONS to Dr. Keith Melvin on being name Walker Funeral Home and 100.3 R&B Cincy’s Pillar of the Community for June!   Dr. Keith Melvin is a native Cincinnatian who graduated from Withrow High School.  He later graduated from Fisk University with a BA in chemistry.  He then attended and graduated from the University…

Walker Funeral Homes Announces Addition to Management Team

New funeral director brings over three decades of experience to help families through difficult time.   Cincinnati, OH—Robert L. Grunn has joined Walker Funeral Homes (WFH) as a funeral director, announced Herb T. Walker, President, and CEO of the funeral home corporation. In this role, he will be responsible for expanding markets for the funeral…

Pillar of the Community // Dr. O’dell Owens

  Congratulations go out to Dr. O’dell Owens on being named Walker Funeral Home and R&B Cincy’s Pillar of the Community!   Listen to his interview here: Dr. O’dell Owens interview pt 1 Dr. O’dell Owens interview pt 2

Pastor of the Month // Rev. Mike Scruggs

Congratulations to Pastor Mike Scruggs, from Light of the World Church, for being our Pastor of the Month for May!   Listen to the full interview at the link below: May Pastor of the Month Interview  

Tips for Staying Healthy During the Coronavirus Pandemic

So far, the best way that we have been told to prevent contacting the coronavirus, is by avoiding contact with others. According to the CDC and WHO we should: Stay home as much as possible. Keep a safe distance. Wash hands. Cover Your cough. Stay home if you feel unwell.   Aside from these general…

COVID-19 // 10 Things to Do While Self-Isolating

Okay, so you have been doing the right thing. You have been self-isolating, social distancing, self-quarantined, whatever you choose to call it – which means you are staying home and staying safe and keeping a reasonable distance away from others. That is FANTASTIC! But, it can sure get tiresome doing the same thing day after…

Stay Home, Stay Social during COVID-19

This is a strange time, to be sure! With the coronavirus, Covid-19, there comes a lot of uncertainty, isolation, and fear. Humans are social creatures. We belong to each other and crave togetherness. While we are being asked to employ “social distancing” right now – but how can we stay connected when we are asked…

COVID-19 Information and Guidelines

March 19, 2020 The Coronavirus (Covid-19) outbreak has become a public health concern over the past few weeks. We have been listening to the CDC and the State of Ohio along with information put forth from the NFDA and OFDA for funeral homes to follow. We at Walker Funeral Home want to assure the community…