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Financial executive

Charles Arthur Walker,, American financial executive. Recipient Benjamin Rush award for volunteer work with United Way Lancaster City and County Medical Society, 1985.


Walker,, Charles Arthur was born on October 19, 1927 in Aldrich, Alabama, United States. Son of Charles Arthur and Ruth Acenath (Jones) Walker.


Bachelor of Science in Accounting, University Illinois, 1951.


Accountant Armstrong World Industries, Inc. (formerly Armstrong Cork Company), Pittsburgh, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, Braintree, Massachusetts, 1951-1955. Assistant treasurer, general credit manager Armstrong World Industries, Inc., Lancaster, 1963-1967, senior assistant treasurer, 1968-1974, vice president, treasurer, since 1974.

Controller, assistant treasurer Deltox Rug Company, Oshkosh, Wisconsin, 1955-1961, vice president, treasurer, 1961-1963.


Treasurer, trustee James Buchanan Foundation, Lancaster. Trustee First Presbyterian Church, Lancaster. Active United Way Lancaster County, 1975-1987.

Served with United States Naval Reserve, 1946-1947. Member National Association Corporation Treasurer, Delaware Valley Finance Executives Group, University Illinois Alumni Association, Alpha Kappa Psi, Alpha Sigma Phi. Clubs: Lancaster Country, Farmington Country.


Married Marjorie Lou Ardis, July 25, 1953. Children: Cynthia Ardis, Bradford Charles.

Charles Arthur Walker,

Ruth Acenath (Jones) Walker,

Marjorie Lou Ardis

Cynthia Ardis Walker,

Bradford Charles Walker,