BETTY CRAFT WALKER, MENDENHALL, MS

Betty Craft Walker, 61, of Mendenhall passed away Tuesday, January 3, 2012, at UMMC in Jackson.  She was born in Shaw, MS on December 26, 1950, a daughter of the late Edna Mae (Harrell) and Reuben Sylvester Craft.  Betty is survived by her husband, George Earl Walker; two sons, John Earl Walker, of Nacogdoches, TX, and Timothy Farrell Walker, of Mendenhall; two daughters, Sandra Ann Bowman, of Brandon, MS, and Melinda Renae Workman, of Mendenhall.  She is also survived by: seven grandchildren;  three brothers, W.  C. Craft, of Nettleton, MS; L. B. Craft, of Jackson, MS; and Kenneth Walker, of Mendenhall; and six sisters, Willie Dean Willis, of Wayside, MS; Sylvia Jean Ferguson, of Shaw, MS; Mayzell Price, of Pearl, MS; Hazel Bright, of Jackson, MS; Ann Lee, of Brandon, MS; and Myrtle Morris, of Jackson, MN.  Visitation will be Wednesday, January 4, 2012, from 5 pm until 8 pm at Tutor Funeral Home, Mendenhall.  Religious service will be at Tutor Funeral Home Chapel, Mendenhall, at 2:00 pm on Thursday, January 5,  2012, with Rev. Darby Combs officiating.  Interment will be in Weathersby Cemetery.