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June 13, 2014

Martha Jean Colbert Walker

Ada — Services for Martha Jean Colbert Walker, 86, of Ada, are at noon Saturday at Criswell Funeral Home Chapel. The Rev. Richard Dickerson will officiate. Burial will follow at Rosedale Cemetery.

Mrs. Walker died Wednesday, June 11, 2014, at an Oklahoma City hospital. She was born Nov. 23, 1927, in Stonewall to Mack and Della Powell Colbert. 

She lived in this area all her life, attended grade school at Harden City and McLish Schools. She married Joe Bob Walker on Feb. 26, 1946, in Ada. He preceded her in death on Jan. 2, 1989, in Ada. 

Mrs. Walker was a restaurant manager until her retirement.

Survivors include a sister, Wanda Spradlin of Ada; a nephew, Bobby Kent Walker and wife, Dreama, of Ada; great-great-niece, Drew Walker; other great nieces and nephews, Shannon Walker, Bobby J. Walker, Tammy Peterson, Dustin J. Walker, Zane Morris and Karen Morris; and her cousins, Larry Colbert and Melvin Worcester.

Bearers will be Bobby Walker, Dustin Walker, Clay Carr,  Michael Worcester and Roy Key.


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