Originally created 04/28/00

Mrs. Gertie Walker



ATLANTA -- Mrs. Gertie Walker, 51, of Martin Luther King Drive, died Tuesday, April 25, 2000, at Grady Memorial Hospital.

The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Gordon Grove Baptist Church, Louisville, with the Rev. Allen Webb officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

Mrs. Walker, a native of Jefferson County, was a member of Gordon Grove Baptist Church.

Survivors include her husband, Melvin Walker; three sons, Randy Murray, Augusta, and Clarence Mitchell and Rodney Mitchell, both of Atlanta; two daughters, Sharon Peavy and Florence Seon, both of Atlanta; six brothers, Donnie Atkins, Macon, Robert Adams, Atlanta, and George Brown, John Henry, David Brown and James Brown, all of Passiac, N.J.; four sisters, Julie Brown, Philadelphia, Lenora Brown, Passiac, and Essie Gordon and Evelyn Howard, both of Louisville; and seven grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be her cousins.

Friends may call at the residence of Carrie Atkins, 518 E. Fourth Street, Louisville.

Garrer Funeral Home, Louisville, is in charge of arrangements.