TDoR 2019 / 2019 / July / 27 / Bubba Walker

Bubba Walker

Age 54

27 Jul 2019
Charlotte, North Carolina (USA)

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Bubba Walker
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Bubba Walker's body was found after a fire in an abandoned house on 27th July. She had been reported as missing but was not identified until 3rd September.

The cause of the fire is unknown.

A black transgender woman was found Tuesday by an insurance adjuster after a weekend fire demolished a Charlotte NC house. Known to friends as Bubba Walker the 54-year-old homeless trans woman had been missing since July.

NC trans activist and model ๐•ฎ๐–‘๐–†๐–—๐–†๐–‡๐–Š๐–‘๐–‘๐–Š ๐•ฎ๐–†๐–™๐–‘๐–Ž๐–“ told planet trans that although Bubba didnโ€™t have a Facebook page due to her being homeless, she knew her personally โ€œShe was a kind soul, She was always smiling and was a people person. She lit up everywhere she went and everyone loved her,โ€ she said.

In September 2019 a murder investigation was launched into her death.

Report added: 14 Sep 2019. Last updated: 13 Jan 2021

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