Mrs. Leila Mae Walton

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Funeral services for Mrs. Leila Mae Walton of Desoto, Georgia will be held on Wednesday, November 25, 2015 at 11:00 A.M. at the Americus Holiness Deliverance Church with Apostle Ida Austin Officiating. Burial will follow at the Zion Hope Cemetery.

Mrs. Leila Mae Walton was born August 13, 1927 in Sumter Co. at an early age she joined Evangelical Faith Vision Ministries Inc. under the leadership of the late Apostle Isaiah Revills in 1968 in Albany GA. She loved to cook, fish, sew quilts and go to Church. She is remembered for her compassion and love for everyone. Mrs. Walton died on Thursday, November 19, 2015 at the Phoebe-Sumter Medical Center. She was preceded in death by her husband Clifford Lee Walton Sr. two daughters: Mattie Mae Dowdell and Ossie Dean Carter, a son-in-law Theaotis Carter, two brothers: Booker T. Maddox, (Catherin) and Otis Franklin.

Left to cherish her memory are her children: Otis Franklin (Gloria) Desoto, GA, Hennie Coleman (Harry) Albany, GA, Arthur Raines (Lorretta) Desoto, GA, Ben Walton (Frenchie) Columbus, GA, Leila Belmont (Curtis) Chicago Illinois, Clifford Walton (Helen) Americus, GA, David Walton, Chicago Illinois, Alice Yearby ( Nile) Albany, GA, Annie Clara Mercer (Ernest) Desoto, GA,  Gussie Dice, Ernestine Morgan, Desoto, GA, Clemmie Williams, Americus, GA and Vergie Raines, Alabama; God-Daughters:Gail Kinder, Covington, GA, Elmer Kinder, Covington, GA, Diane Brown, Tifton, GA; A devoted Daughter-in-Law, Gloria Franklin; 52 grandchildren, 44 great-grandchildren and A host of nieces, nephews and friends

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Donald Ware, Jr United States
11/24/2015 1:25:42 AM #

My mom and I as well as our entire family was saddened to hear about the passing of "Ms Sister".  Just know that our thoughts and prayers are with you.

Donald Ware, Jr.
Mary Alice Ware


Tonya Hart United States
11/25/2015 7:06:26 PM #

Tonya hart


Linda Harvey United States
11/25/2015 11:35:01 PM #

R.I.P Grandma


D Stevenson United States
12/29/2015 3:48:29 PM #

I would like to express my deepest sympathy to the family for the loss of your dear loved one. The Bible promises that the dead will live again. Please draw comfort from these scriptures: Job 14:14; John 5:28, 29.


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