Evelyn Edens Walker



Evelyn Edens Walker, 87, of Brown Summit, NC formerly of Reidsville, NC went to be with the Lord Monday July 3, 2017 at Penn Nursing Center.

Graveside services will be conducted 10:00 A.M. Thursday July 6, 2017 at Danview Cemetery Eden, NC.
A native of Patrick Co., VA, she was a daughter of the late Elzie M and Flora Boyd Edens and had lived most of her life in Reidsville. She was a retired employee of Equity Meats and was a former beautician. Evelyn was an active member of Draper Pentecostal Holiness Church, where she sang in the choir, until her health declined. She was preceded in death by her husband Wendell Walker, brothers: Uel Edens and Burton Edens, and sisters: Helen Horsley, Myrl Blackwell, Frances Pigue, Rebecca Cleary, and Callie Moore.
Survivors include: son: Robert Walker and wife Betsy of Reidsville, daughter: Wendy Smith and husband Charles of Brown Summit, brother: Wesley Edens and wife Jeanette of Matthews, special niece Betty le Roux and husband Daneel of Greenville and other nieces and nephews, brothers-in-law: Dink Blackwell and wife Shirley and Slick Horsley both of Eden.
There will be no formal visitation. Citty Funeral Home is assisting the Walker family.
Memorials may be sent to: Alzheimer’s Association 4615 Dundas Dr. – Suite 103 Greensboro, NC, 27407
Online condolences may be sent to: www.cittyfh.com