Walter Winton McAlhaney went home to the Lord on Sunday, September 20, 2015. He was a native of Fort Mill, SC and a 1968 graduate of Fort Mill High School. He received his Bachelor of Science degree from Davidson College and earned a PhD in Biochemistry from the University of South Carolina.
He was a retired research biochemist. Walt loved classical music and reading.
Walt was the son of Jake and Ethel McAlhaney of Fort Mill, SC, who currently lived in Anderson, SC and was the beloved husband of Kathleen S. McAlhaney for over 39 years.
He was a member of Boulevard Baptist Church and taught Sunday School for more than 20 years.
A graveside service will be held at the Unity Cemetery in Fort Mill, SC on Wednesday, September 23, 2015 at 2pm.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that a donation be sent to the Anderson County Animal Shelter or to the Wounded Warrior Project. Sullivan-King Mortuary Sullivan-King Mortuary and Crematory.