1923 – 2009

Mabel C. Walker, 85, Wyandotte, OK, passed away Nov. 6, 2009, at 9:55 AM at Grove General Hospital after an illness.

Mrs. Walker was born Nov. 10, 1923, the daughter of Cleveland and Ora Etta (Cook) Sherwood in Seneca, MO. She had worked for the former Tandy Company in Miami, OK and was of the Baptist faith.

Mabel married Ernest Lee Stroer in Seneca, MO and her preceded her in death, Mabel then married Virgil Roy Walker and her preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by her parents,  infant son, Ernest L. Stroer,  brother, Christopher Charles Sherwood and  sister, Flossie Elzora Stroer.

Survivors include her daughters, Sarah Rhoten, Montezuma, KS and Etta McMurtry, Wyandotte.

Graveside services under the direction of Campbell-Biddlecome Funeral Home, Seneca, will be held at 2 p.m. Nov. 11, 2009 at the Swars Prairie Baptist Cemetery south of Seneca.

The family will receive friends from 7-8 p.m., Tuesday at the funeral home.