Morgan W. Walker, Jr.

Morgan W. Walker, Jr.

Businessman + Rancher + Farmer
Born Nov 5, 1928

Morgan Wailes Walker, Jr., was a prominent businessman invested in farming, cattle ranching, catfish production, restaurant management, and banking, originally from Alexandria, the seat of Rapides Parish and the largest city in Central Louisiana. Walker was one of six children born to Morgan W. Walker, Sr. (1893-1983), a native of Dodson in Winn Parish.… Read More

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Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Morgan W. Walker, Jr..


1928 Birth Born on November 5, 1928.


1947 18 Years Old He graduated in 1947 after four years of study at the defunct Sewanee Military Academy in Chattanooga, Tennessee. … Read More


1954 25 Years Old In the early 1950s, during the Korean War, Walker joined the Seabees Reserve and was honorably discharged in 1954 from the United States Navy.


1970 41 Years Old 1 More Event
…  For a time, Walker, Sr., was also the president of the Rapides Parish School Board and, from 1970 to 1978, was chairman of the board of former Guaranty Bank and Trust Company. … Read More


1979 50 Years Old In 1979, Walker acquired the Washington, D.C., franchise for Popeyes Chicken and Biscuits, based in Atlanta, Georgia. … Read More
1985 56 Years Old In 1985, Walker was elected to the board of Guaranty Bank, which occupied the tallest building in Alexandria, located across Third Street from the Alexandria City Hall. … Read More


1993 64 Years Old In 1993, Walker purchased a horse farm in Clarke County in northern Virginia and raised registered American Quarter Horses. … Read More
2003 74 Years Old In 2003, he retired to the North Shore of Lake Pontchartrain, where he taught disabled children how to ride horses. … Read More
2007 78 Years Old He sold his last franchise in that area in March 2007.
2008 80 Years Old Died on August 12, 2008.
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