ATLANTA, GA - Entered into rest Wednesday, May 23, 2001, in Atlanta, Georgia, Mr. General James Walden Sr. of Sanderson Street, N.E., Atlanta, Georgia. Funeral arrangements will be announced later. Survivors are his wife, Leola Walden; daughters, Josephine Walden Williams and Leora Reese, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida; sons, General James Walden Jr., Joe Lee Walden, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida; Mark Walden and Ernest Walden, Atlanta; sisters, Eliza Cooper, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, Pearlie Mae Batts, Mamie Frazier, Louisville, Georgia, Charlotte Hall, Dania, Florida; Pauline Williams, Mattie Sims, Augusta; brothers, Ran Walden and Elder Mark Walden, Augusta; 22 grandchildren; 26 great grands; dear friend, Mattie Williams, Atlanta. Williams Funeral Home, 1765 Martin Luther King Jr., Blvd.
The Augusta Chronicle-May 26, 2001