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Denola Walker

January 23, 1921 — June 7, 2022

Mrs. Denola Walker, age 101, of Murray, Kentucky, passed away Tuesday, June 7, 2022, at the Lakeway Nursing & Rehab in Benton, Kentucky.

Mrs. Walker was born on January 23, 1921, in Calloway County, Kentucky to the late Lloyd Walker and Lela Colson Walker. She was a homemaker, retired from the Murray-Calloway County Hospital Cafeteria, and was the oldest member of the Sugar Creek Baptist Church.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one sister, Nell Walker Anderson; two brothers, JC Walker and Stanley Walker; as well as one great niece, Mandy Walker.

Survivors include one niece, Linda Kaye Walker Nanney and husband Bob of Almo, Kentucky; three nephews, Jerry Don Walker and wife Pam of Murray, Kentucky, Mike Walker and wife Christi of Murray, Kentucky, and Terry Walker and wife Christy of Murray, Kentucky; three great nieces, Lisa Rudolph and husband Tracy, Katlin Walker, and Amber Houk and husband Roger; two great nephews, Jim Nanney and wife Tammy and Chris Nanney; as well as several great great nieces and nephews and several cousins.

A graveside service will be held at 1:00 p.m., on Saturday, June 11, 2022, at the Ivy Cemetery with Bro. Tracy Rudolph officiating. Burial will follow in the Ivy Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m., on Saturday, June 11, 2022, at the J.H. Churchill Funeral Home & Cremation Services.

Expressions of sympathy can be made to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, Kentucky/West Virginia Chapter, 1941 Bishop Lane, Suite 108, Louisville, KY 40218.

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Service Schedule

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Saturday, June 11, 2022

11:30am - 12:30 pm (Central time)

The J.H. Churchill Funeral Home

201 S 3rd St, Murray, KY 42071

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Graveside Service

Saturday, June 11, 2022

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Ivy Cemetery


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