Jay Dee Walker, 51, died Nov. 12, 2017.
Jay was the son of Barbara Mack Walker and later was adopted by James H. Walker. His mother died on Oct. 30, 2017.
Jay and his mother were extremely close and took care of each other.
A Celebration of Life for Jay Dee and his mother will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 19 at the Adult Activity Center, 215 W. C St. in Springfield.