Originally created 01/02/00

Emma Walker



Ms. Emma S. Walker, 86, of Bitternut Street, died Thursday, Dec. 30, 1999, at St. Joseph Hospital.

The funeral will be at 3 p.m. today at Liberty Baptist Church, Catawba, S.C., with the Rev. Ray Thompson officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

Ms. Walker, a native of York County, S.C., had retired as a baker. She was a member of Mount Olive Missionary Baptist Church, Liberty Hill Baptist Church, Catawba, Catawba Chapter Order of the Eastern Star 291, Missionary Society and Belle Terrace Senior Citizens of Augusta.

Survivors include two sons, Nathaniel Walker, Charlotte, N.C., and Theodore Walker, Rock Hill, S.C.; two daughters, Rose Walker, Augusta, and Joe Ann Walker-Cathcart, Columbia; and 14 grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren and a great-great-grandchild.

Friends may call at Clemons Funeral Home, Rock Hill, or C.A. Reid Sr. Memorial Funeral Home.

The Augusta Chronicle Jan. 2, 2000