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Services held June 30 for retired Express-News publisher Larry Walker

SAN ANTONIO – Texas Daily Newspaper Association past president W. Lawrence (Larry) Walker Jr., retired publisher of the San Antonio Express-News, died June 24. He was 79.
A longtime leader in the newspaper industry, Walker served as publisher and chief executive officer of the San Antonio Express-News from 1990 to 2006, through a change of ownership and the start of its transition from a print product to the addition of multiple platforms online. He became chairman in 2006 and stepped down at the end of that year.

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Obituaries published in the May 2021 edition of the Texas Press Messenger.

Thomas Addison Buckner III