Margie Mae Walker
Funeral services were held Sept. 3, 2020, at Johnson Funeral Home Chapel for Margie Mae Walker, 65, of New Hebron, who died Aug. 26 at Central Mississippi Medical Center, Laurel,. Rev. Dampeer officiated, with interment following in the Perkins Cemetery. Johnson Funeral Home handled arrangements.
Mrs. Walker was born to the late Bill and Luvenia Perkins in Lawrence County. She was a member of Oak Ridge Baptist Church in New Hebron. She was married to Roy Walker and to this union, two children were born. Mrs. Walker lived in Minneapolis, Minn., for many years before returning to Mississippi. She was formerly employed at New Hebron Manufacturing Company.
She was preceded in death by two daughters and two brothers.
She is survived by seven children, Anthoy and Jermaine Walker, both of New Hebron; Deshun Walker, of Prentiss; Netrica Walker, of Purvis; Calandra (Travis) Stephens and Diana Walker, both of Hattiesburg; Saveria Walker, of Prentiss; brother, Orange Perkins, of New Hebron; sister, Louise Melton, of Prentiss; 22 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and many other relatives and friends.