MADISON, GA'S HISTORIC CEMETERIES

Madison Fairview Cemetery

FRANCES ELIZABETH            ROBERT SHEPHERD 

                  WELLS WALKER                                     WALKER

Mrs. Frances Elizabeth Wells Walker, 75, of 3360 Monticello Road, died August 16 at St. Joseph's Hospital Atlanta.

 

Funeral services will be held at Antioch Baptist Church at 1:00 p.m. today Thursday.

 

She was born December 8, 1912. The daughter of the late Emmit Jackson Wells and Mrs. Tommie Smith Wells, she was a native of Forest Park. She was married to Robert Shepherd Walker on April 14, 1935.

 

A housewife, she was active in church and community affairs most of her life.

 

Aside from her husband, she is survived by a son, Mr. Robert Wells Walker, and two daughters, Mrs. Nannette Walker (Lamar) Patrick and Mrs. Penny Walker (George) West, all of Madison, a brother, Jack H. Wells, Forest Park, seven grandchildren and four great grandchildren.

 

Pall bearers will be Matthew Walker, Brent Walker, Scott Walker, Michael Patrick, John Thomas and Candler Pace.

 

The family asks that in lieu of flowers, donations be sent to the Rheumatoid Arthritis Foundation.

Robert S. Walker, 86, of 3360 Monticello Road, Madison, died Thursday, April 11, 1996, at Morgan Memorial Hospital.

 

He was the son of the late L.H. Walker, Sr. and the late Nannie Shepherd Walker. He was born October 3, 1909, in Morgan County.

 

Mr. Walker was a retired dairyman. He was a member of the Antioch Baptist Church and was a deacon of the church for approximately 40 years. He was married to the late Elizabeth Wells Walker.

 

Mr. Walker is survived by two daughters, Mrs. Nannette Patrick and Mrs. Penny and George West, all of Madison, one son, Mr. Robert W. and Anne Walker, Madison, three sisters-in-law, Mrs. S.I. Walker and Mrs. George Walker, both of Eatonton, and Mrs. L.H. Walker, Madison, seven grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

 

Funeral services were held Saturday, April 13, at Antioch Baptist Church at 11 o'clock. The Reverend W.T. Booth and the Reverend Clifford Jett officiated with interment at the Madison City Cemetery.

 

Simmons Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

From: The Madisonian August 18, 1988

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From: The Madisonian April 18, 1996

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