Mrs. Mavis Boyd Walker, age 73, passed away Saturday, January 30, 2016. She was born in Vina, Alabama on March 4, 1942 to the late William Harvey and Helen Brown Jones. Mrs. Walker enjoyed sewing, decorating for Christmas and traveling. She was a loving mother, grandmother and great grandmother. Mrs. Walker was a supervisor at Oxford Manufacturing for a number of years. She was preceded in death by her first husband; Omie Lee Boyd and her second husband; Gary Walker.
Mrs. Walker is survived by her son and daughter-in-law; Roger and Gwen Boyd of Covington, her daughter and son-in-law; Karen and Mark Carr of Covington, her grandchildren; Jonathon and Jenny Pace of Cumming, Brandon and Delia Pace of Porterdale, Briana and Jason Ballew of Covington, Cameron Boyd and Cirsten Boyd both of Covington along with 7 great grandchildren, and her brother; Billy Jones of Red Bay, Alabama. She is also survived by three step-sons; Tony Walker, Chris Walker and Scott Walker.
Funeral services for Mrs. Walker will be held at 2 o’clock, Wednesday, February 3, 2016 at the Chapel of J.C. Harwell and Son with Pastor Steve Steinhibler officiating. Interment will follow at Lawnwood Memorial Park. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 6:00pm until 8:00pm on Tuesday, February 2, 2016 at the funeral home. J.C. Harwell and Son Funeral Home, 2157 East Street, SE, Covington, GA 30014 is in charge of the arrangements. A guest book may be signed on-line www.harwellfuneralhome.com.