Nadine Walker, a resident of Citronelle, Alabama, passed away Friday, January 20, 2023, at her home. She was 86 years old. Nadine had a talent for making crafts, especially quilts and Raggedy Ann Dolls. She also enjoyed tending to her cows. Nadine married her husband and dedicated her life to taking care of her family for 69 years. She was loved by many and will be greatly missed by all who knew her.
Nadine was preceded in death by her daughter, Sherry Gaston; parents, Nelson and Nanny Holland; and many siblings.
Those left to cherish her memory include her husband of 69 years, Billie Walker; children, Brad Walker (Tammy) and Penny Busby (Grady); nine grandchildren, Brad Walker, Jr. (Kristen), Billy Walker (Heather), Bret Walker (Ashley), Hollie Mixson (Robin), Savannah Busby, Sarah Busby, Grady Busby, Jr. (Skyler), Amanda Walley (Michael), and Victoria Rivers (Tim); nine great-grandchildren, Graylon, William, Danika, Derrika, Billie JoHanna, Hailey, Aubree Jean, Bailey, and Levi; other relatives and friends.
A wake will be held for Nadine beginning at 6pm Monday, January 23, 2023, at Living Word Church. The funeral service will be held at 10am Tuesday, January 24, 2023, at Living Word Church with Rev. Marcus Hobbs officiating. Burial will follow in Walker Hills Cemetery. Pallbearers include Grady Busby, Billy Walker, Brad Walker, Jr., Bret Walker, William ''Pontiac'' Walker, and Danny Gardner with Tony Dees and Johnny Dees, Jr. ''JJ'' as honorary pallbearers. Precious memories and condolences may be left at www.freemancitronelle.com. Freeman Funeral Home - Citronelle, Alabama
The family would like to offer a special thanks to Christina Gardner for being a super caregiver and being there for Nadine during her time of need.