Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)


March 31, 2013

Margaret Walker 1917-2013

GREENUP — Margaret J. Beaver Walker, 96, of Russell, passed away Thursday, March 28, 2013, following an extended illness.

Margaret was born March 12, 1917, in Rushville, Ind., to the late Raymond and Etna Tinder Beaver.  

She formerly worked as a bank teller for Rush County National Bank and moved to Russell in 1977 after retiring. She was a member of Advance Memorial United Methodist Church.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Rudolph Walker; a brother, Robert Beaver; and a sister, Madge Hammitt.

Survivors include a son, John Walker and his wife, Sharon, of Defiance, Ohio; a daughter, Pamela Andrews and her husband, Ronald, of Russell; four grandchildren, Jennifer Andrews Selby, Corey Andrews, Todd Walker and Tara Walker Steingass; and four great-grandchildren.

 The funeral will be at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, April 2, 2013, at Caniff Funeral Home Chapel in Westwood by the Rev. Mark Wilson. Entombment will take place at a later date at East Hill Mausoleum in Rushville, Ind.

Friends may call after noon until the service hour on Tuesday at the funeral home.  

 Condolences may be expressed at canifffuneralhome.com.

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