Doris Gean Walker Burnett, a devoted mother, grandmother, and friend to many, passed away on November 2, 2017, at Huntsville Memorial Hospital. Doris was born on June 20, 1934, to Travis and Odessa Walker, in Huntsville. Doris was preceded in death by her parents, sisters: May Hazel Archie and Betty Walker, brothers: Leon Walker, O.T. Walker, and Deacon Jimmie Lee Walker. Doris leaves memories with her family that includes her children: Geneva Shaw Johnson and Leonard Shaw Jr., sister: Lois Dial and a host of grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, and friends. Friday, November 10, 2017, 12:00 P.M. - 7:00 P.M. at the Cox Funeral Home Chapel. A celebration service will be Saturday, November 11, 2017, 11:00 A.M. at First New Friendship Missionary Baptist Church. Burial will follow in the Mt. Zion Cemetery, in Huntsville.
Published on November 9, 2017