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Thomas Maxwell Walker of Hayes, died of natural causes at his home on Tuesday, March 8, 2022, at the age of 56. Tom is survived by his wife, Frances; father, Phillip, and sister, Vicki. He was preceded in death by his mother, Patricia Walker. Tom was born on May 31, 1965 in Portsmouth, Virginia. He was a graduate of Gloucester High School in 1983 and the Newport News Shipyard Apprentice School where he received a diploma as a machinist. Tom went on to work at NASA and retired in July 2021. Tom was an outdoorsman who loved hunting, fishing, racing, and camping with family and friends. The family received friends on Sunday, March 13, 2022, from 4:30-6 p.m. at Hogg Funeral Home. A celebration of life service will be held at Grafton Christian Church, 109 Brick Church Road, Yorktown, Virginia 23692 on Saturday, March 19, 2022, from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Inurnment will be private. Memorial contributions may be made to Abingdon Volunteer Rescue Squad, at P.O. Box 9, Bena, Va. 23018.

Services under the direction of Hogg Funeral Home.