Delta State University Foundation


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Hugh Ellis Walker Alumni Memorial Scholarship

Hugh Ellis Walker Alumni Scholarship Fund

Mr. Hugh Ellis Walker Sr. died after a brief illness on Friday, November 14 in Cleveland, Miss. at the age of 86.

Hugh Ellis was born on July 6, 1928, in Drew, Miss. to William Bryan Walker and Bonnie Manning Walker. He graduated from Delta State University in 1952 with a degree in Education. In 1969, he began working for Delta State University as the Alumni Director. He retired from Delta State University in 1993 as the Executive Director of Alumni and Foundation. For a complete obituary, click here.

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