Nelsie M. Walker

WALKER, NELSIE M., 92, of Louisville went to be home with her Lord on Tuesday March 5, 2013 at Baptist Hospital East.

She was the former Nelsie Ashlock, a native of Hardin County, a retired employee of J. C. Penney Co., and a member of Expressway Church of Christ.

She was preceded in death by her husband, James E. Walker and a daughter Linda Gale Walker. She leaves to cherish her memory, a daughter, Darlene Eakin (David); a son, Kenneth Walker (Debbie); grandchildren, Heather Boatright (Scott), Jonathan Eakin (Sherri), Michael Pratt (Jing-Jing), Jennifer Celestino (Adriano), and Deanna Walker; seven great grandchildren, and many friends and extended family.

A celebration of Mrs. Walker's life will be held noon Friday in the Southern Chapel of Arch L. Heady & Son, 3601 Taylor Blvd. Interment will follow in Louisville Memorial Gardens West. Visitation will be 2-8 p.m. Thursday, and after 10 a.m. Friday.

The family would like to say a special thank you to the staff at Twinbrook Nursing and Rehab for all the kindness and care given to their mother. Online condolences may be left at,


Funeral Home

Arch L. Heady & Son Funeral Directors
3601 Taylor Blvd Louisville, KY 402152691
(502) 368-5811

Published in The Courier-Journal on Mar. 6, 2013