Mrs. Lillian Hood Walden, 85, a resident of Lanett, AL passed away Tuesday, October 22, 2019 at the Valley Park Manor in Valley, AL. Funeral services will be held on Friday, October 25, 2019 at 10:30 AM EST from Johnson Brown-Service Funeral Home with Rev. Ken Wyatt and Rev. Kent Pelton officiating. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Cemetery in Lanett. Visitation will be Thursday from 6:00 – 8:00 PM EST at the funeral home.
Survivors include her children, Lamar (Vicky) Walden, Mike (Gail) Walden, & Lisa (David) Powers; five grandchildren, Amy (Jeff) Klinck, April (Damon) Bailey, Paul Walden, Tiffany (Chris) Driver & Dewayne Harris; seven great-grandchildren; brothers, Wayne (Saundra) Hood & Cecil Hood; a host of nieces & nephews; and a special friend, Mavis Cotney. Mrs. Walden was preceded in death by her husband, James Albert Walden, her parents, Otis & Irene Hood; her sisters, Sue McCain & Lurline Hamby; brothers, Billy & Hugh Hood; and a great-grandaughter, Emily Antley.
Mrs. Walden was born in Lanett on September 29, 1934. She was a member of the Lanett Church of the Nazarene. She enjoyed traveling with her late husband, and loved to cook. She was a diehard Alabama fan. She was a homemaker, because everybody had a house, but Mrs. Walden made her’s a home. The family would like to acknowledge the staff at Valley Park Manor for the care and love given to Mrs. Walden.
Pallbearers will be Damon Bailey, Paul Walden, Dwayne Harris, Chris Driver, Tony & Derick Albright. Honorary pallbearer will be A.J. Bailey.
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