W. Eunice Walker died April 6, 2010. She was born Dec. 17, 1915, in Wiseman, Ark. She spent her formative years in Willow, Okla., where she finished high school.
In 1943, she moved to Hood River, Ore., and married J.C. (Fred) Walker on Dec. 14 of that year and then spent the next 60 years of her life raising a family, running a business, and just generally living a good, honest life.
A member of the Church of Christ, Eunice was selfless in her wish for her family’s well-being.
She is survived by her son, James T. Walker, of Portland; her daughter, Margaret A. Trissell, of Portland; her sister, Opal Nelson, of Carter, Okla.; three grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, J.C. Walker, and her son, Bill Trissell.
A private graveside service is being held at the Pine Grove Butte Cemetery outside of Hood River. In lieu of flowers, please give to your local food banks.
Arrangements are under the direction of Crown Memorial Center in Portland.
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