John Walcott obituary

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John Walcott obituary

Postby Bob Murr on Sat Sep 01, 2007 12:20 am

This is a scan that was emailed to me, I hope it is readable.

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Re: John Walcott obituary

Postby Alex_Moiseyev on Sat Sep 01, 2007 12:53 am

This is really a sad news. I was hoping to see him in October during playing my upcoming match on Barbados. He was a real gentlemen and a true lover of checkers.

Great lost for checkers. My deep sympathy to all his friends and relatives.

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Passing of Mr. Walcott

Postby Alan Millhone on Sat Sep 01, 2007 9:32 am

Hello Checker/Draughts Players:

First I want to thank Mr. Bob Murr for posting the article on Mr. Walcott.

I received a letter and the obituary from Mr. Richard E. Clarke of Barbados. I met Mr. Clarke when I had the honor of helping referee the USA Vs. Barbados Team Match a few years ago. Mr. Clarkes sent me a very nice letter and included the article on Mr. Walcott and asked it be placed on the forum and in our ACF Bulletin.

I found Mr. Walcott very professional in every way and he will be missed by many in our playing community.

" AT LAST MY TROPHIES I LAY DOWN "

Sincerely:
Alan Millhone, President
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Re: John Walcott obituary

Postby Patrick Parker on Sat Sep 01, 2007 10:41 am

sorry to hear of his families loss
the game always misses its supporters

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Postby tommyc on Sun Sep 02, 2007 4:36 pm

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