Mary Ruth (Phillips) Walker

October 28, 1947 ~ October 1, 2019 (age 71)


Mrs. Mary "Ruth” Phillips Walker, 71, of Boomer, went to her Heavenly Home to be with her Lord and  loved one’s that have gone on before, on Tuesday, October 1, 2019.

Ruth was born on October 28, 1947 in Wilkes County to Delbert John “Tom” Phillips and Della Dare Pennell.

Ruth is preceded in death by her parents; husband, Stuart Monroe Walker; daughter, Barbara Lynn Walker and sister, Gloria Edminston.

Ruth is survived by her daughters, Sharon Key (Michael), Bobbie Walker (Mike) , Kathy Key (Mark) , Robin Souther ; sister, Debbie Spears (Doug);  brothers, Ansel Phillips, Wayne Phillips, Joe Phillips; eight grandchildren, Adam, Brittney(Michael), Kody Key, Daniel, Jessica (Dustin) Brown, Lauren (Rodney) Sparks, Josh (Jenna) Walker, Jordan Souther; five great-grandchildren, Callie, Trentyn, Killian, Mason, Stormy.

The family will conduct a memorial service at 2 p.m., Saturday, October 5, 2019 at Boomer Advent Christian Church.  Pastor David Jones will be officiating.

In addition to flowers, memorials may be made to: Caldwell Hospice, 902 Kirkwood St NW, Lenoir, NC 28645.

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Adams Funeral Home of Wilkes has the honor of serving the Walker Family.



Memorial Service
October 5, 2019

2:00 PM
Boomer Advent Christian Church
2390 Boomer Road
Boomer, North Carolina

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