Irene Maybelle Walker

Friday, May 25, 2012

TRUMANN - Mrs. Irene Maybelle Walker, 91, of Trumann died May 15, 2012, at the family residence.

She was born in Jonesboro, Ark., and had lived most of her lifetime in Trumann. She was a housewife and of the Pentecostal faith.

Mrs. Walker was preceded in death by her husband, Ray Linton Walker in 2002; one son, Ted Salter; one great-grandson, Christopher Hutcherson; two sisters, two brothers and her parents, James and Bertha Bradley Franklin.

She is survived by two daughters, Shirley Wilson of Harrisburg and Derlene Blanchard of Trumann; one son, Charles Hanna of Trumann; 10 grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren, 18 great-great-grandchildren and three great-great-great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were May 17, 2012, in the chapel of Thompson Funeral Home in Trumann with Rev. George Ezell officiating. Burial followed in the Nettleton Cemetery in Jonesboro, Ark.

Pallbearers were Jay Allred, Scott Hellums, Tyler Blanchard, Kyle Blanchard, Terran Blanchard and Bobby Allred.

An online register book can be signed at www.thompsonfuneralhome.net.