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Walker Homecoming set for Sunday atop Burkemont Mountain

Tracing lineage from the mountains of North Carolina to the battlefields of Ireland

By ELIZABETH WALKER / FOR THE PAPER
Posted 7/22/23

As the clock strikes 11 on the fourth Sunday in July, a special gathering will commence atop Burkemont Mountain at the historic Walker Top Church. The occasion is the annual homecoming, a cherished …

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