• Villa Rica CHAPEL: 770.459.3694
  • Douglas CHAPEL*: 770.942.2311

Walter Kilburn

May 01,1927 – January 28,2018

Obituary for Walter Kilburn

Rev. Walter Eugene Kilburn, age 90, of Douglasville, Georgia passed away Sunday, January 28, 2018. He was born May 1, 1927 in Florence, Alabama the son of the late Mr. John Thomas Kilburn and the late Mrs. Velma Butler Kilburn. He was a veteran of World War II having served in the U.S. Navy. He retired as a Methodist Minister following 40 years of service. He was a member of Midway United Methodist Church in Douglasville. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Melba King Kilburn; sons, Phillip Kilburn and Michael Kilburn; and a brother, John T. Kilburn, Jr. He is survived by nieces and nephews, Angie and Leo Wells of John’s Creek, Iris and Ed Richards of Gainesville, Mack Jarrett of Douglasville, Eric and Debbie Jarrett of Panama City, FL; several great-nieces and great-nephews and extended family members. A Memorial Service celebrating his life will be conducted Monday, February 12, 2018 at 1:00 PM at Midway United Methodist Church in Douglasville with Rev. Dr. Francisco Artley officiating. Messages of condolence to the family may be sent at www.jones-wynn.com. Jones-Wynn Funeral Home & Crematory of Douglasville is in charge of arrangements. 770-942-2311

Photos & Video

Add New Photos & Video


Honor the life of Walter Kilburn

Please share a condolence, photo or memory of Walter. We welcome all condolences that are positive and uplifting that will help family and friends heal.

Leave a message to share your favorite memories and offer words of sympathy and comfort:

Enter Your Phone Number

To leave a condolence message, add photos, or add videos, please provide your name and email address.