Graveside funeral service for Mrs. Monnie Louise Gautney Walker, age 88, of Fayetteville, TN will be conducted at 2:30 PM on Thursday, February 28, 2019, at Prospect Cemetery with Bro. Chester Slayton officiating. Burial will follow beside her husband, Leslie Gordon Walker. Visitation will be held at 12 PM until 2 PM on Thursday, February 28, 2019 at Higgins Funeral Home. Higgins is honored to be serving the family of Mrs. Walker.
Monnie was born December 12, 1930 in Lincoln County, TN to the late Charles Lee and Sallie Dee Tucker Gautney. She was a member of Prospect Baptist Church and worked as a row crop farmer. Mrs. Walker passed away on February 27, 2019 at her residence.
Survivors include her children, Brenda Gwathney, Micheal (Betty) Walker, Rex Walker, Becky (Tommy) Sisk all of Fayetteville and Nancy (Skip) Marcy; ten grandchildren; several great and great-great-grandchildren; and sister, Joy (Don) True. In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by sisters, Dovie Keller, Minnie Lee Brassfield and brother, Charles Elbert Gautney.
She was a loving lady. She will be missed. I’m sorry I didn’t make it to the visitation.It was no place to park.
She was one of the sweetest people I ever met She was always smiling and was so friendly I’m so sorry Mr Mike and Ms Brenda
Dear Family, what a joy it was for us to be with Ms. Monnie and your Family through many years. We cherish all those good times and wonderful memories. Gena still has the baby quilt that Ms. Monnie and Brenda made for Laurelyn when she was born. You are much in our Prayers! What a glorious Homecoming we have to look forward to some day! May God surround You in His Loving Care, as we know He will! Our Love!
Mrs. Becky and family,
We are so very sorry for the loss of your dear Mother. We knowed you loved her and were such a good daughter to her. Until you meet again, keep all your precious memories close to your heart. Prayers for you and all the family now and in the days to come.
We love you!
David, Lenace, and Liz
Mrs. Monnie was a wonderful lady, and we are blessed to have had her in our lives. We will miss her wonderful smile and joyful spirit.
Becky & family, so sorry for your loss. Your Mother was a sweet, wonderful lady, and I always enjoyed talking with her. My Condolences, and with love, prayers for all for comfort and peace.
Ms.Monnie and her whole family are special sweet people. I have known them for many years she always had a smile and such a precious heart and loved everyone and everyone loved her. God has another angel tonight.
With love,Judy Stafford
So sorry for your loss she was a very sweet lady.
What a wonderful lady she was! Always smiling when I would see her and as glad to see us as we were to see her. We know how much she will be missed. We loved her! Wanda and Bob Williams and Naomi Wallace
Peace be with the family. Ms. Monnie was a wonderful lady. She will be missed. Love, Allison
I will miss Mrs. Monnie & her smile; my thoughts & prayers are with the family.
Bea (Ross) Spray
Sending our deepest sympathy to you all.
God Bless the Family with Comfort and Peace in the Days to Come!! She was a Wonderful Lady!!
I loved Monnie and Gordon and the kids. That was my second home. Love you all.
Heaven has gained a sweetheart. My all your memories bring smiles to your faces.
Kathy Shook Brown