Services for Helen Kirkwood, 88, Elkhart, were held March 31, 2007, at Gordon–Foster–Brown Chapel in Athens and she was laid to rest in the Tool Cemetery.
Kirkwood was born June 30, 1918 in Athens to T.B. Miller and Ruth Miller Avant.
She was of the Baptist faith and worked as a retail checker.
Kirkwood was preceded in death by her husband, Carl Kirkwood, in 1995.
She is survived by several nieces and nephews.
Linnie Devone Walker, 57, Gun Barrel City, was born May 30, 1949, and died March 25, 2007, in Gun Barrel City.
She was preceded in death by a son David Walker.
Arrangements are under the direction of Eubank Cedar Creek Funeral Home in Mabank.
Previously of Seagoville, she had lived in Gun Barrel City for the past nine years and was a homemaker.
Survivors include her husband David E. Walker, Gun Barrel City; sons Keith Holloway, Cape Canaveral, Fla.; Kevin Holloway; brothers Don Morris Holloway, Terrell; Richard Holloway, Laredo; two grandchildren; other family members and many friends.