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January 26, 1926 ~ February 12, 2019 (age 93)
Flowers & Gifts
Mother Ella Mae Franks Walker was born January 6, 1926. She departed this Earthly life into life eternal on February 12, 2019.
She confessed Christ at an early age. She was a member of Mount Zion Baptist Church #2, where she sang in the choir, served in the Missions Department, and was known as a Sunday School Scholar, until her health failed.
Mother Walker is the daughter of Mr. Mark and Etta Gaston Franks, who preceded her in death. She is also preceded by: her children, Ella Lois Ward, Willie Walker and Ray Charles Walker; six brothers, Cleo, Mark Jr., Henry, William (Bill), Isaiah, and Nathaniel Franks; and two sisters, Christine Hollis and Hattie Hill.
Mother Ella Walker leaves to mourn her passing and cherish her precious memories: seven children, Dessie Walker, Minister Addie Louise Mayle, George Walker, Eunice Mauldin, Gracie Bivens, Pearlie Ann Bivens, and Jewel (Esdaile) Franklin; three brothers, John, Anthony and Timothy (Joan) Franks; 41 grandchildren, 87 great-grandchildren, and 67 great-greatgrandchildren; two sisters-in-law, Ann Franks and Martha Bishop; one brother-in-law, S.M. Hollis; and a host of nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.