ALBEMARLE COUNTY, Va. (WVIR) - Many people saw a procession of tow trucks along Route 29 on Wednesday, and it was all in memory of an area business owner.

James "Jimmie" William Walker was laid to rest on Wednesday at Holly Memorial Gardens. The tow truck procession there celebrated his work.

According to his obituary, the Army veteran owned and operated Walker's Exxon/Automotive, Wrecker Service, and Hertz Rent-A-Car for 34 years. Walker was 85 years old.