|Death: ||Apr. 21, 2012|
Bobbie Jean Barksdale, 69, died April 21, 2012. She was born in Holly Springs. At age 15, she relocated to Chicago, Ill. She joined and was baptized at New Alpha Ministries Church in Chicago. She began her professional career in her teens and worked until retirement in the industrial industry. She retired in 2008 from Harber Industrials in Bedford Park, Ill.
Services were held at 12 noon on April 28 at Gatling's Chapel in Chicago. Pastor Rev. Carsie Earl Barnes III officiated. Burial was in Restvale Cemetery, Alsip, Ill.
She leaves her husband of 51 years, LaSalle Barksdale; two brothers, Charlie "Hunter" Walker (Barneta) and Terry Lee Shaw (Lissie); three sisters, Edmonia Phillips (J.T.), Maud Richardson (Warren), Vera Mae Nunnally (Robert), all of Chicago.
She was preceded in death by brothers Issac Walker, Elcan Walker and Robert Walker Jr.; and sisters Julie Mae Walker, Mozell Watson and Lacy Miller.
Pallbearers were Maurice Nunnally, Marvin Richardson, Jermaine Walker, Devontay Gary, Tracey Crawford and Jamie Miller. Honorary pallbearers were Charlie "Hunter" Walker, Robert Nunnally, Tyrone Rogers, Terry Lee Shaw, Charles Nunnally Sr. and Brandon Woods.
Obit was taken from the South Reporter in
Holly Springs, MS.
Created by: Delores Harris Cantrell
Record added: May 16, 2012
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