Ruline M. Walker, 96, of Marshall, died Wednesday, May 26, 2004, at Mar-Saline Manor Care Center in Marshall.
Graveside services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, May 29, at Ridge Park Cemetery in Marshall. Rev. Russ Johnson will officiate. Honorary pallbearers will be Michael R. Cox, William R. Cox, Bud Keckler, David Keckler, Derek Wilson, Douglas Wilson and William J. Wilson. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Sweeney-Reser-Wills Funeral Home in Marshall. Memorials are suggested to the Alzheimer's Association, American Diabetes Association or American Heart Association in care of the funeral home.
Born March 22, 1908, in Gilliam, she was the daughter of the late Austin Z. Murdock and PerNeca A. Shepard Murdock. On July 12, 1931, in Sedalia, she married Frank J. Walker, who preceded her in death March 26, 1981. She was a lifelong Marshall resident and had been employed at International Shoe Company for more than 30 years before her retirement. She was a member of Gill Memorial Baptist Church and the former Ladies Quilting Guild at the church.
Survivors include three nieces, one nephew and several great- and great-great-nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by two brothers and one sister.