Funeral arrangement set for NCCU's LeRoy Walker

Leroy Walker (Courtesy: NC Central University)
April 24, 2012 9:00:00 PM PDT
Funeral arrangements are now complete for Dr. LeRoy Walker, who was the chancellor emeritus of North Carolina Central University and former president of the United States Olympic Committee.

Walker died Monday at the age of 93.

A viewing for Walker has been scheduled for Monday, April 30 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the B.N. Duke Auditorium on the campus of NCCU.

His funeral will be held Tuesday, May 1 at 11 a.m. at Duke University Chapel.

The Walker family has established the Dr. LeRoy T. Walker Distinguished Professorship at NCCU and they have requested that donations be made to the fund in lieu of flowers.

Gifts may be made online at: www.nccu.edu/donation/. Please indicate "Dr. LeRoy T. Walker Memorial Fund" in the Designation Instructions. 

Contributions may also be mailed to the NCCU Foundation, P.O. Box 19363, Durham, NC 27707. Donations can also be sent to the John Avery Boys & Girls Club.

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