Girthere Walker
  • 89 years old
  • Date of birth: Aug 26, 1926
  • Date of passing: Dec 16, 2015
Let the memory of Girthere be with us forever

Carter Funeral Home sadly announces the transition of Mrs. Girthere Walker, 89, of Tuskegee, Alabama.

Mrs. Walker, the wife of Mr. Alto L. Walker, Jr., transitioned into eternity on Wednesday, December 16, 2015 at her residence while surrounded by her loving family.

Celebration of life services will be held Wednesday, December 23, 2015 at 11: 00 a.m. from the sanctuary of the Greater St. Mark Missionary Baptist Church, 3403 West Martin Luther King Highway, Tuskegee, Alabama 36083.

Words of comfort will be delivered by the pastor, Dr. C.P. Noble.

Interment will follow in Walker Cemetery on A and G Blvd., Tuskegee, AL.

Mrs. Walker will lie in repose at Greater St. Mark Missionary Baptist Church one hour prior to funeral services.

Visitation for family and friends will be Tuesday, December 22, 2015 from 6:00 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. also at Greater St. Mark Missionary Baptist Church.

The staff of Carter Funeral Home is honored to serve the Walker family and join them in an expression of extreme gratitude for the unwavering and sympathetic support shared with them during the illness and demise of their precious loved one.

Memorial Tributes
This tribute was added by Ann Boyd-Halson on 19th December 2016

"Mom Walker, was such a great lady,
My friendship and caring is to express the love I have for this family.  
I do know time has a way of easing the pain, because we replace the pain with loving memories.  

I do so want and hope you know that others are thinking of you,caring about you and praying each day you receive more peace.

As we think of you with sympathy, with love, and with a prayer that God will bless you every day and keep you in His care.

Palm 147:3 --He heals the brokenhearted..."

This tribute was added by Rhonda McCloud on 22nd December 2015

"To the Walker Family, our prayers and sympathy go out to you all at this time.  She will forever be with you all in your hearts.  Prayers heals everything.

The McCloud's, Maloy's and the Hall's"

This tribute was added by Ann Boyd-Halson on 21st December 2015

"To the Family, It seems there's very little anyone can say or do, to ease the loss of one who meant so very much to your family.  But may you find comfort in the sorrow that you bear, just knowing there are many hearts that understand and care.
  Come to Me, all who are weary and heavy-laden, and I will give you rest.  Matthew 11:28
   Ann Boyd-Halson"

This tribute was added by Murdock Doc Gibbs on 20th December 2015

"Sorry about the passing of your mother, Alto. I know she will be missed by all who knew her and loved her. -Murdock"

This tribute was added by Wilbur Robinson on 20th December 2015

"My Sympathies, Alto!"

This tribute was added by Gail Brown on 19th December 2015

"May The Lord hold your family in his arms as you travel to the gates of Heaven! Only God knows when our job is complete and then he will welcome us home at last! God bless."

This tribute was added by Marjorie Wright on 19th December 2015

"To the family, please accept our sympathy at the passing of your loved one.  To Alto our classmate, our thoughts and prayers are with you and pray that God will give you peace and consolation during the loss of your dear mother;  now she is at rest in the arms of her heavenly father!

1968 Tuskegee Institute High School Class"

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