Edwards Funeral Home

201 North 12th Street, Fort Smith, AR


Mary L. Walker

May 12, 1945July 22, 2020

Mary Louise Walker, 75, of Greenwood, passed from this life on July 22, 2020. She was born on May 12, 1945 in Fort Smith to Charles Vernon Wood and Nettie Mae Gross Wood. Mary was retired from Whirlpool Manufacturing after more than 40 years of dedicated service. She enjoyed yardwork, reading and spending time with her family.

She was preceded in death by her parents; and husband, Jerry Wayne Walker.

Mary is survived by two sons, Forrest Walker & wife Tiffany of Greenwood, Steve Walker & wife Kathy of Barling; three sisters, Pat Simpson of Greenwood, Linda Hicks & husband Roy of Fort Smith, Sue Williams of Fort Smith; three brothers, Billy Wood of Washington Courthouse, OH, Charles V. Wood Jr. & wife Juanita of Barling, Bobby Wood & wife Jean of Fort Smith; four grandchildren, Danielle Walker & wife Araceli Santiago of Fort Smith, Tasha Hebert & husband Austin of Hollister, MO, Chaz Elmore of Greenwood, Kindra Warren of Paris; four great grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews.

Graveside service will be 10 AM, Monday, July 27, 2020 at Upper Camp Creek in Muldrow, OK. Viewing will be 12 PM till 5 PM Sunday, July 26, 2020 at Edwards Funeral Home. Services are entrusted to Edwards Funeral Home.


  • Jerry Wayne Walker, Loving husband (deceased)
  • Forrest Walker & wife Tiffany, Son
  • Steve Walker & wife Kathy, Son
  • Nettie Mae Gross Wood, Mother (deceased)
  • Charles Vernon Wood, Father (deceased)
  • Pat Simpson, Sister
  • Linda Hicks & husband Roy, Sister
  • Sue Williams, Sister
  • Billy Wood, Brother
  • Charles V. Wood, Jr. & wife Juanita, Brother
  • Bobby Wood & wife Jean, Brother
  • Danielle Walker & wife Araceli Santiago, Grandchild
  • Tasha Hebert & husband Austin, Grandchild
  • Chaz Elmore, Grandchild
  • Kindra Warren, Grandchild
  • Mary is also survived by her four great grandchildren, numerous nieces and nephews.

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  • Viewing

    Sunday, July 26, 2020

  • Graveside Service

    Monday, July 27, 2020


Mary L. Walker

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Scherry Davis

July 25, 2020

My favorite aunt. She was a beautiful person inside and out.

Sheila Duplessis

July 23, 2020

Loved seeing her when we had our Tuesday lunches. She was my favorite Aunt. I will miss her alot.

Sandra McNabb

July 23, 2020

Mary and I share Grandchildren so we attended several school and family events together. Such a sweet lady, she will be missed.

Cynthia Dennis

July 23, 2020

Loved going to her house for Thanksgiving, got to see family that we don't get to see alot. She was always so caring n happy,we will miss her dearly.


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