George A. Smith & Sons Funeral Home

2812 North Highland, Jackson, TN


Helen M. Walker

February 20, 1930August 28, 2020

Helen Owens Walker, age 90 of Jackson, passed away on Friday, August 28, 2020 in Jackson. She was born on February 20, 1930 to the late Orben Edward Owens and Curtis Rhodes Owen. She was united in marriage to Norris Edward Walker on March 15, 1947.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Norris Edward Walker who died November 11, 1982; her son, Anthony Norris “Tony” Walker who died March 20, 2001; her grandson, Anthony Dewayne Walker who died November 18, 1970; two brothers, Orben Edward (Bubba) Owens, Jr. and Billy Wilson Owens; and one sister, Peggy Owens Stoyak.

Surviving to cherish her beautiful memories are her son, Timothy “Tim” Walker (Robin) of Jackson; her daughter, Teresa C. Walker of Three Way; five grandchildren, Chad Walker (Margo) of Huron, TN, Hollie Haggard (Joe) of Jackson, TN, Mandi Walker Smith (Brandon) of Cumming, GA, Cody Walker (Anna) of Clarksville, TN, and Justin Allen Norris Walker of Memphis, TN; ten great grandchildren, Chase Walker of Jackson, TN, Morgan Walker Carkuff of Chattanooga, TN, Tanner Walker of Chattanooga,TN, Miller Walker of Huron, TN, Trevor Haggard (Lauren) of Murfreesboro, TN, Trace Haggard of Jackson, TN, Madelyn Walker and Lakeland Walker of Clarksville, TN, and Emma Smith and Jackson Walker Smith of Cumming, GA; five great great grandchildren, Shiloh Hardin of Jackson, TN, Sully Carkuff of Jackson, TN, Walker Scout Carkuff of Jackson, TN, Hudson Haggard of Murfreesboro, TN, and Oakley Haggard of Murfreesboro, TN; her sister, Polly Owen Power of Memphis, TN; sisters-in-law, Hilda Walker Little, Barbara Walker Roe, and Cynthia Walker Sorrell; and her longtime best friend of 70+ years, Bernice Aday; and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.


  • Gathering before graveside

    Monday, August 31, 2020

  • Graveside Service

    Monday, August 31, 2020


Helen M. Walker

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