Elizabeth Maybell Walker


Funeral services will be held for Elizabeth M. Walker, 69, of Chickasha at 1:30 p.m. on Saturday, October 13, 2012 in the Cowboy Country Church with Lynn Walker officiating.

Elizabeth Walker was born November 19, 1942, in Aiken, South Carolina, the daughter of Wilbur E. Herron and Sally (Green) Herron . She died Tuesday, October 9, 2012.

Elizabeth grew up in Warrenville, South Carolina and attended school at Leavelle  McCampbell in Graniteville, South Carolina.

Her hobbies included sewing, music, flowers, and OU Football. She was also a member of The Chickasha chamber of commerce for a few years.

Elizabeth married Jackie A. Walker on May 3, 1971 in Augusta, Georgia and they later made their home in Chickasha.

Dearest to Elizabeth’s heart was fostering fifty-two children in Grady County. Elizabeth will be missed greatly by friends and family.

She was preceded in death by: both parents and one son, Michael L. Heath.

Survivors include: her husband Jackie A. Walker of Chickasha; two sons and daughter in-law Joshua A. Walker of Chickasha and Kenneth P. and Rhonda Herron of Broken Arrow; one sister, Mary Frances Lemmons of Chickasha; two brothers and sister in-law Bobby E. and Betty Herron and Wilbur E. (Pete) Herron both of Augusta, Georgia; two grandchildren Brandy Brewer of Dallas, Texas, Patrick Herron of Tulsa and two great-grandchildren.

Interment will be in the Fairlawn Cemetery under the direction of Ferguson Funeral Home.