Jewell Walker

Saturday, December 31, 2011

Jewell R. "Judy" Walker, 83, of Splendora, Texas, formerly of Burfordville, passed away Thursday, Dec. 29, 2011.

She was born Jan. 15, 1928, in Baton Rouge, La., daughter of Benton L. and Jewell V. Whetstone Riggin. She and Harvey C. Walker were married March 3, 1950. He passed away Feb. 25, 1989.

Judy had been a clerk at Walmart.

Survivors include two sons, Paul Harvey Walker of Clifton, Texas, and Lawrence A. Walker of Splendora; and six grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband and parents.

Graveside service will be Wednesday at 10 a.m. at Brownwood Cemetery near Advance, Mo., with the Rev. Jack Owens officiating.

Liley Funeral Home in Marble Hill, Mo., is in charge of arrangements.