In Memory of




Obituary for Margaret Lucille Walker

Margaret Lucille Walker was born April 18, 1924 in Heppner, Oregon to Charles Wesley Barlow (1892-1955) and Blanche Marie (Akers) Barlow (1899-1994). She was blessed with having older sister Edith Marie (Barlow) Warner (1918-1968). Lucille was raised in Oregon, graduating from Heppner High School in 1942. After high school, she worked in Heppner at JC Penny’s and at a local grocery store. She met her future husband Bob Walker in Heppner and were married on August 20, 1943. They had two sons: Bill (1947) and JS (1951).

Lucille humbly lived her life putting Christ first. She was the bookkeeper at Eugene First Christian Church for many years.
She is survived by her two sons: Bill, Keizer and Spencer, Dallas; Bill’s wife Marcie, grandchildren: Staci Hanson (and grand son-in-law Jami), Polson, Montana; grand-son Rob Walker, Salem; Calli Sponable (and grand son-in-law David, Salem); great-granddaughters; Anna, McKenna, Madelyn, Taylor, Claire and Charlotte. Lucille was preceded in death by her husband Bob and her sister Marie.

Celebration of life will be held at Dallas Christian Church on Saturday, January 20, at 1:00 p.m. Please wear a “spot of purple.”