Bom-Wrapper

Patsy Ruth Walker

Patsy Ruth Walker

Saturday, July 18th, 1936 - Thursday, March 25th, 2021
Recommend this to your friends.
Share via:

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of Patsy Ruth Walker, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook

OR

Sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been submitted for approval. There may be a delay before posting.

Provide comfort for the family by sending flowers or planting a tree in memory of Patsy Ruth Walker

No Thanks

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question or comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

Patsy Ruth's Tribute Fund

  •  Full Name
  •  Initials
  •  Anonymous
By continuing, you agree with the terms and privacy policy.

Patsy Ruth's Tribute Fund

There may be a delay while processing. Please do not click the back button or refresh while a payment is processing.
Send Flowers
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist

Obituary

Patsy Hill Walker, 84, passed away in Waco on Thursday, March 25, 2021. Born in Hill County on July 18, 1936, to Lillian and Bascom Hill, she grew up on the family farm and graduated from Pairie Hill High School (Limestone County) in 1954. She then moved to Waco and began work in the executive offices at Lone Star Gas Company, where she would be employed for the next 40 years, before her retirement.

She married Billy Ray Walker in 1959; he was employed for many years at General Tire Company and died in 1996. Wishing to remain active, Patsy subsequently took a job at WRS Athletic Club and worked there for 25 years, retiring in 2019 at age 82. For much of that time she oversaw the nursery and came to be a favorite of children and parents alike for her kind nature and sweet disposition. For many years, she was a parishioner at St. Louis Catholic Church in Waco.

Preceding her in death are her parents; husband; a brother, Joe Hill; and a sister, Doris Dickey.

Survivors include a brother, Floyd Hill; and her remaining sister, Louise (Stell) Waldrop, both of Waco; three nephews, Dale Dickey, of Waco, Andrew Hill, of Plano, and the Rev. Gregory Waldrop, S.J., of New Orleans; as well as numerous cousins.

Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m., Tuesday, March 30, at OakCrest Funeral Home. A graveside service will be held at 10 a.m., Wednesday, March 31, at Prairie Hill Cemetery.

You may sign the online guestbook at www.oakcrestwaco.com.
Read Less

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Patsy Ruth Walker, please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.

Sign Up for Notifications

Receive notifications about information and event scheduling for Patsy Ruth

Service Details

  • Visitation

    Tuesday, March 30th, 2021 | 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    When
    Tuesday, March 30th, 2021 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Location
    OakCrest Funeral Home
    Address
    4520 Bosque Boulevard
    WACO, TX 76710
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Service

    Wednesday, March 31st, 2021 | 10:00am
    When
    Wednesday, March 31st, 2021 10:00am
    Location
    Prairie Hill Cemetery
    Address
    PRAIRIE HILL, TX 76678
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email

Condolences

We encourage you to share your most beloved memories of Patsy Ruth here, so that the family and other loved ones can always see it. You can upload cherished photographs, or share your favorite stories, and can even comment on those shared by others.

No video recorded.

Private Condolence
Flowers
Provide comfort for the family of Patsy Ruth Walker by sending flowers.
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist
CT

Community Healthcare of Texas

Posted at 10:03am
Thank you for the opportunity to care for your loved one. You are in our thoughts and prayers.
Loading...

Photos & Videos

Photo Album

Upload up to 10 images at a time, max 8MB each
Share by: