Viola Walker, age 93, of Weatherford, passed away Friday afternoon, Sept. 23, 2016, in a local nursing facility. She was born the daughter of Earnest and Minnie Scherer on Oct. 25, 1922, in Rosedale, Oklahoma. Viola was a resident of Parker County for many years. She was a teacher, homemaker, member of the Shady Grove Baptist Church and known as Granny to her grandchildren.
Viola was preceded in death by her husband, Herschel Walker.
Survivors: daughters, Nancy Owen and husband, Ken, of Weatherford, and Martha Rogers, of Stephenville; son, Alfred Walker, of Paradise; six grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.
Funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, Sept. 26, 2016, in the Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel with interment in East Greenwood Cemetery.
Visitation will be 9 to 10 a.m. on Monday morning.
Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel in charge of arrangements.
Published on September 23, 2016