News From Terre Haute, Indiana

October 30, 2012

Frances A. Walker



Frances A. Walker, 85, of Terre Haute, passed away Sunday, Oct. 28, 2012, at 10:21 p.m., in Union Hospital. She was born Sept. 12, 1927, to Cleo Walters and Myrtle (Lucas) Walters.

Frances is survived by a son, Albert Walker and wife Bonnie of Rosedale; a daughter, Sharon Rose Cooper and husband Mike of Mosheim, Tenn.; three grandchildren, Tami Burris and husband Howard, Michelle Robinette and husband Mason, and Jessie Morris; 11 great-grandchildren, B.J. Beauchman, Zackery Sorlie and wife Amanda, Mathew Sorlie, Andrew Sorlie, Chelsea Knight, Troy Knight, Cree Burris, Kiowa Burris, Cherokee Burris, Ty Burris, and Talon Burris; and one great-great-granddaughter, Haley Sorlie. She was preceded in death by her father; her mother, Myrtle Wilson; her stepfather, Leonard Wilson; and her husband, Kenneth L. Walker, whom she married July 3, 1948; he died in 1994.

Frances was a member of Full Gospel Assembly of God Church.

Visitation will be Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012, from 11 a.m. until services at 1 p.m. in DeBaun Springhill Chapel, 85 E. Springhill Drive. Pastor Morris Mott will be officiating. Burial will be in Grandview Cemetery. Online condolences may be left at:


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