XENIA — Evangelist Elizabeth Mary Walker age 92, passed away Monday, December 30, 2013 at Hospice of Dayton. She was born November 13, 1921 in Montgomery, Alabama the daughter of Leonard W. and Thelma Jones Oakes. She is preceded in death by her husband: Jerry Phillip Walker; father: Leonard W. Oakes; mother and step-father: Thelma Jones Holland and Homer Holland Sr.; son: Jerry Leonard Walker; daughter: Thelma E. Alderson; step-daughters: Ruth Payne and Delores Townsend; and sister: Dorothy Bray.She is survived by her children: Dennis (Deborah) Walker of FL; Patty (Carlous) Carter; Jeffery Walker; David (Ramona) Walker, all of Xenia; and Mark (Sabrina) Walker of MI; siblings: Homer Holland of Newark, OH; Delores (Jimmy) White of CA; and Vivian Brown of Maryland; brother-in-law: Benny Bray; as well as numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren; nieces, and nephews. Mary had been a meal supervisor with Community Action Partnership and worked in housekeeping with US Bank. She was an evangelist and a member of the House of Prayer.The family would like to thank the staff of Hospice of Dayton for the care they extended to Mrs. Walker. Funeral services will be held 12 Noon Saturday, January 4, 2014 at Bethel Temple, 914 E. Third St., Xenia, with Pastor Rick Warfield officiating. The family will receive friends Saturday from 11:00 AM until the time of service at the church. Interment will follow at the Cherry Grove Cemetery. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.mccolaughfuneralhome.com. Services in care of McColaugh Funeral Home Inc. 826 N. Detroit St. Xenia, Ohio 45385.