Ima Mae WALKER[1, 2]

Female 1898 - 2003


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  • Name  Ima Mae WALKER 
    Born  27 Oct 1898  Iredell County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Gender  Female 
    Died  5 Mar 2003  Wilkes County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID  I6910  Schultheis
    Last Modified  16 Oct 2004 

    Father  James Robert WALKER,   b. Bef 1885,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother  Margaret CAMPBELL,   b. Bef 1885,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID  F3423  Group Sheet

    Family  Deloss HOLBROOK,   b. 10 Jan 1911, Wilkes County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Nov 1960, Wilkes County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  4 Dec 1937  [2
    Children 
     1. Living
    Family ID  F3422  Group Sheet

  • Notes 


    • Obituary published in The Winston-Salem Journal, Forsyth County, North Carolina, dated March 7, 2003:

      Ima Mae Holbrook
      North Wilkesboro - Mrs. Ima Walker Holbrook, 104, of Colonial Drive, the wife of the late DeLoss Holbrook, died Wednesday, March 5, 2003, at Wilkes Regional Medical Center. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, March 7, 2003, in the Reins-Sturdivant Chapel with Dr. N. Nelson Granade Jr. officiating. Mrs. Holbrook was born Oct. 27, 1898, in Olin to James Robert and Margaret Campbell Walker. Ima attended Lenoir Rhyne and Greensboro colleges. She was a former school teacher and employee of Southern Bell. Ima was the town clerk of Wilkesboro from 1956 to 1971. She was the assistant director of the Auxiliary Service for Wilkes General Hospital from 1971 to 1981. She is survived by a daughter, DeLoris H. Porter of North Wilkesboro; three grandchildren, Rebecca E. Porter of Chapel Hill, Frank Porter and wife Rika H. Porter and Holly Porter, all of Charlotte; four great-grandchildren, Jordan and Katharine Edwards of Chapel Hill and Alexandra and Madison Porter of Charlotte; and two sisters, Iona Grant of Statesville and Eura Weaver of Ervin. The family would like to express special gratitude to her caretaker, Betty Alexander.The family will receive friends at Reins-Sturdivant Funeral Home immediately following the service. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Moss Chapel Cemetery Fund, c/o Jane Purvis, 336 E. Magnolia Road, North Wilkesboro, North Carolina 28659.

  • Sources 
    1. [S260] Holly Porter, Personal records.

    2. [S249] Holbrook, Descendants of Ralph Calloway and Sarah, Page 52.

    3. [S249] Holbrook, Descendants of Ralph Calloway and Sarah, Page 52.
      date (27 Oct 1910)/location
      William Clinton Castevens, Holbrook, Descendants of Ralph Calloway and Sarah Ann Holbrook by William C. Castevens and Their Related Families, (Preview, Beaufort, South Carolina, Copyright 1986), Pag e 52, date/location.

    4. [S446] Winston-Salem Journal, Obituary of Ima Walker Holbrook dated 7 Mar 2003.
      date/location