Bubba WalkerAge 54
27 Jul 2019
Charlotte, North Carolina (USA)
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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 𝕮𝖑𝖆𝖗𝖆𝖇𝖊𝖑𝖑𝖊 𝕮𝖆𝖙𝖑𝖎𝖓 told planet trans that although Bubba didn’t have a Facebook page due to her being homeless, she knew her personally “She was a kind soul, She was always smiling and was a people person. She lit up everywhere she went and everyone loved her,” she said.
a Black trans woman named Bubba was murdered in Charlotte 💔 so many Black trans girls killed in NC and everywhere this year.— ✨🌻𝕮𝖑𝖆𝖗𝖆𝖇𝖊𝖑𝖑𝖊 𝕮𝖆𝖙𝖑𝖎𝖓🌻✨🐍 (@MsClarabelleC) September 9, 2019
( this happen in my area where i live i never felt more unsafe)
what are we doing to address this violence personally and collectively?#TWOC pic.twitter.com/KEfHIs0OS4
In September 2019 a murder investigation was launched into her death.