THOMASTON - Mrs. Emma Jewell Ivory Walker, age 79, who resided at 220 Pineview Drive in Thomaston, passed away on Monday, August 19, 2013 at the Macon Medical Center. The family may be contacted at her residence.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, August 24, 2013 at 2 p.m. from the Welcome Grove Baptist Church. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. Pastor J. A. Matthews will be the Eulogist.
Mrs. Emma is survived by four children, Charles F. (Rachel) Walker, Taffey Walker (Joseph) Madison of Dayton, Ohio, Stephen McCauter of Phoenix, Ariz, Embrea Walker (Ricky Sr.) Bennett of Huber Heights, Ohio; one brother-in-law, Lonnie (Ida) Walker of Thomaston, Ga.; 19 grandchildren, 34 great-grandchildren, and 15 great-great-grandchildren; sisters, Mildred Hill of Dayton, Ohio, Mattie Johnson of Thomaston, Ga., brother-in-law Marvin Hill , special cousins, Edward (Lula) Williams, Rev. Willis (Diane) Williams, and Randy (Gloria) Williams, all of Thomaston, Ga. Victoria Gurfan of Barnesville, Ga., Ethel Smith of Dayton, Ohio; a special friend, Debbie Melinich of Dayton, Ohio; special family members, Cornelius Hollis, Willie James Hollis, Carol Hollis and Mattie Kendall; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and special relatives which include the Williams, Ferguson and Smith families.
Bentley's Funeral Home is in charge of all professional services.