Leona J. Walker
CALVERT CITY — Mrs. Leona J. Walker, age 73, of Calvert City, KY., passed away Saturday, March 23, 2013, at 10:05 a.m. at Baptist Health Paducah.
Born Saturday, December 30, 1939, in Marshall County, Ky. She was a homemaker and worked as a LPN at Lourdes hospital for 12 years and was a member of the United Church of God in Lone Oak, Ky.
She is survived by her husband, Lowell T. Walker of Calvert City, Ky.; also surviving are her son, Timothy Walker, wife Rhonda of Calvert City, Ky.; one sister, Sue Mason of Paducah, Ky.; two grandchildren, Andrew Walker of Calvert City, Ky., Chris Jeter, wife Crystal of Benton, Ky.; and one great-grandchild, Tate Jeter of Benton, Ky.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Bob Vines and Naomi (Patillo) Vines; one son, Jeffrey T. Walker, who passed away in 1980; one brother, Robert Vines; and one sister, Mary Koebel.
Celebration of Life services will be held Wednesday, March 27, 2013, at 6:00 p.m. in the Chapel of the Collier Funeral Home in Benton, Ky. Rick Beam will officiate.
The family will receive friends from 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday, March 27, 2013, at Collier Funeral Home, 211 West 5th St., Benton, Kentucky.