NEW BOSTON, Texas—Melody Lynn Walker, 42, of New Boston died Saturday, Dec. 8, 2012, in a local hospital.

Mrs. Walker was born Dec. 6, 1970, in Okmulgee, Okla. She was an employee of Lear Seigler Services Inc. and a member of Old Salem Baptist Church.

Survivors include her husband, Mitchell Walker of New Boston; one son, Cory Mawer of Longview, Texas; one daughter, Chloe Mawer of New Boston; one stepdaughter, Micayla Walker of Santa Rosa, Calif.; her mother, Alpha Bray of Sprio, Okla.; three sisters, Amanda Lindsey of Wagoner, Okla., Andrea Steward of Lone Star, Texas, and Melissa Phelps of Okay, Okla.; her mother-in-law, Karen Martin of New Boston; and a number of other relatives.

Services will be 11 a.m. Friday at Rock Creek Baptist Church with Steve Minter officiating. Burial will be in Old Salem Cemetery under direction of Bates-Rolf Funeral Home.

Visitation will be 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Online registration is at

batesrolffuneralhome.com.



Published: 12/13/2012