Joyce Christine Turnley Walker
September 2, 1930 -
June 4, 2012
Funeral services for Mrs. Joyce Turnley Walker, age 81, will be held at 10:00 am, Thursday, June 7, 2012, in the Plain Dealing Baptist Church, Plain Dealing, LA, with Bro. Chad Hardbarger and Rev. Bill Searight officiating. Interment will follow in Plain Dealing Cemetery, Plain Dealing, LA under the direction of Bailey Funeral Home, Plain Dealing, LA.
Visitation will be held Wednesday, June 6, 2012 at 5:00 pm until 8:00 pm at the funeral home.
Mrs. Walker was born on September 2, 1930 to Jesse and Eddilee Young Turnley in Plain Dealing, LA and passed away on June 4, 2012 in Bossier City, LA. She was a member of Plain Dealing Baptist Church, loved to paint and was retired from Arkla Gas Company after 19 years of service. Mrs. Walker was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother.
She is survived by her husband of 60 years, Jimmy Walker; two sons, Tony Walker and wife, Jnell of Plain Dealing, LA, Jeff Walker of Benton, LA; five grandchildren, Jessica Walker of Baltimore, MD, Sarah Brasher and husband, Adam of Shreveport, LA, Lindsey Walker of Bossier City, LA, Colton Walker of Plain Dealing, LA, Ben Walker of Sheppard AFB, TX; great-grandchild, Leighton Beard of Bossier City, LA; three sisters, Carole Boggs of Plain Dealing, LA, Peggy Blake of Sarepta, LA, Beth Anderson and husband, Sidney of Plain Dealing; aunt, Grace Young of Plain Dealing, LA and "brother", Hugh Scott Coyle of Plain Dealing, LA.
Mrs. Walker was preceded in death by her parents.
Pallbearers will be Adam Brasher, Alan Beard, Ben Walker, Colton Walker, Tommy Boggs and Billy Young.
Special thanks to the Staff of Whispering Pines Nursing Home, Staff of ICU Willis Knighton Bossier, the ladies of Salem and Plain Dealing Baptist Churches and Presbyterian Churches for their kindness and care over the years.
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