- Last Updated on 08:09 AM 02/24/14
Mrs. Marie Ellen Tucker Walker of Cowford Road, Halifax died on Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014, at The Woodview nursing home at the age of 84.
Mrs. Walker was born in Halifax County on May 18, 1929 to the late Mr. Robert Grammer Tucker and Mrs. Ethel Palmer Tucker. She was married to the late Mr. Waverly Edward Walker Jr. Mrs. Walker was a member of Banister Hill Baptist Church and a retired educator for Halifax County Public Schools.
Mrs. Walker is survived by one daughter: Ms. Donna Marie Walker of Halifax; one sister, Mrs. Lottie Tucker Coleman of Halifax; one brother, Mr. John G. Tucker of Scotts Plain, N. J.; and a host of other relatives and friends.
Funeral services for Mrs. Marie Ellen Tucker Walker will be Monday, Feb. 24, at 11 a.m. at Banister Hill Baptist Church with the Rev. Dr. William F. Carr officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
The family will receive friends at the residence, 1036 Cowford Road, Halifax. Public viewing for family and friends was held Sunday, Feb. 23, from noon until 6 p.m. at The Crawford House Chapel in Halifax.
Funeral arrangements are by Jeffress Funeral Home, South Boston.