Posted on Mar 13, 2013 - 01:17 PM

Walter Grant Becknell of Gloucester, 88, died Tuesday, March 12, 2013, in Sentara Hospital in Hampton. He was a native of Bourbon, Indiana.

He was a retired photographer for the Gazette-Journal and the Naval Weapons Station, Yorktown.

A graveside memorial service officiated by Reverend W. Donald Ambrose will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, March 16, 2013 at Rosewell Memorial Garden Cemetery. Family and friends will assemble at the cemetery.