Lora M. Walker

Tuesday, June 30, 2009

Lora M. Walker, 82, of Marshall, died Sunday, June 28, 2009, at Fitzgibbon Hospital in Marshall.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, July 1, 2009, at Sweeney-Reser-Wills Funeral Home in Marshall. Burial will be in Sunset Memorial Gardens Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday at Sweeney-Reser-Wills Funeral Home.

She was born Feb. 13, 1927, in Lido, the daughter of the late Carl and Martha Haas Asher. She married Wilburn L. Walker on May 5, 1946, in Egypt, Ark.; he preceded her in death on May 17, 1999. She was a homemaker, member of the Assembly of God Church and a resident of Marshall for most of her life.

Survivors include two sons, Johnny Walker of Marshall and Paul C. Walker of Pocahontas, Ark.; one daughter, Barbara Butler of Higginsville; several grandchildren and great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by one son, three sisters and one brother.