Stringer & Griffin Funeral Home


Arby Walker

( December 08, 1929 - August 11, 2010 )

Arby Walker, 80 of Colmesneil, passed away, Wednesday, August 11, 2010 at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas, Texas.

Funeral services will be Saturday, August 14th at 10:00am at Bethany Baptist Church will burial in Pilgrim Rest Cemetery all near Colmesneil. Officiating will be Reverend Aaron Fortenberry and Reverend Daniel Irving.

Visitation will be held on Friday, August 13th from 5:00 - 7:00pm at Stringer & Griffin Funeral Home Chapel in Woodville.

Arby was born December 8, 1929 to Arby Genade & Elma Cruse Walker in Colmesneil, Texas. She was a longtime resident of Colmesneil and was retired administrative assistant with Oryx Energy. She had been the church pianist for many year at Bethany Baptist Church and volunteered for many years playing the piano at Woodville Health & Rehab Center.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Arby Genade & Elma Cruse Walker and her son, Robert "Bobby" Walker. She is survived by her son & daughter-in-law, Kenneth & Nancy Walker of Chicago, Illinois; daughter, Linda Walker of Plano; grandchildren, Erin Osberg, Jean Irving, Laura O'Neal and Katharine Grumbles; and twin great granddaughters, Emma & Claire Irving.

Services are under the direction of Stringer & Griffin Funeral Home of Woodville.