Derrick Dean Walls, age 29 of Salem, IL died on July 26, 2014 in the St. Marys Hospital in Evansville after an extended illness. Derrick was born in Centralia, IL on February 23, 1985 to Jeffrey Walls and Teresa (Bunton). Derrick had been ill for a longtime and could not work. He loved professional wrestling, he knew all the wrestlers and had a large collection of them. He also loved music and one time played in a band. Derrick also loved tattoos and loved to draw. Derrick will be so missed.
Derrick is survived by his wife Judith (Rickett) of Macomb, IL, his father, Jeffrey Walls and step mother Garolyn Walls of Shawneetown, his mother Teresa Holsapple of Odin, IL a son, Devin Walls of Salem, IL and a daughter, Morgan Walls of Macomb, IL. 2 Brothers, Joseph Walls of Salem and Jeffrey Walls II of Shawneetown and a sister, Alecia Walls of Shawneetown. Grandparents, Pauline Stonum and Danny Spurlin, and was preceded by a granparetn Joseph Walls.
Per Derrick's request he will be cremated and the family will have a private memorial service at a later date. Cox & Son Funeral Home in Shawneetown is entrusted with the arrangements. You may leave a note of comfort to the family at www.coxandson.com