2013-11-13 / Obituaries

Esther Solomon Walker

Esther Solomon Walker, 88, of 87 Trotter-Clay Road, died Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013 at her home.

She was born in Person County the daughter of the late William Solomon and Maggie S. Solomon. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Charlie Buck Walker; three children, Patricia W. Hicks, Melinda Faye Hazel and Howard Cornelius Walker; three brothers, Eddie Solomon, Roy Solomon and Thomas Solomon; and one sister, Nellie S. Reaves.

Mrs. Walker was a homemaker and retired from C & A. She was member of Ephesus Baptist- Church.

Surviving are seven children, Elizabeth Bowes and Joel, Virginia Shull and Darrell, Pamela Overby and Andrew, Charlie James Walker and Cathy, William Lee Walker, Jimmy Wayne Walker and Nickie, and Everette Cecil Walker and Tonya; three brothers, Swanson Solomon, Harold Solomon and Stanley Solomon; three sisters Rachel Rimmer, Gracie Stone and Shirley Hoops; 29 grandchildren, 61 great-grandchildren and 13 great-great-grandchildren.

The family received friends from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Monday, Nov. 11, at Brooks & White Funeral Home and other times at the home of her daughter Virginia Shull, 260 Hassell Clayton Road, Roxboro, NC 27574.

Funeral Services were held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 12, at Ephesus Baptist Church by Dr. Larry Cain. Interment followed in the church cemetery.

Pallbearers were her grandsons.

Memorials may be made to the Family c/o Brooks & White Funeral Home, P. O. Box 1135, Roxboro, NC 27573.

Condolences may be sent at www.brooksandwhite.com.

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