Walker Reaves Harkness recently celebrated his first birthday on December 28, 2008. He is the son of Lea Reaves of New Albany and Brandon Harkness of Etta. Walker has one brother named Mason Lee Tate. He is the grandson of Tina and Bryan Harkness, Wanda Reaves, and Jimmy and Rhonda Reaves. His great-grandparents are Charles and Martha Shettles, Donnis and Sybil Harkness, Pam Harkness, Verna and Roy Reaves, Eva Crawley and the late Charles Crawley. The birthday party was celebrated by family and friends at West Tallahatchie Church.