Azalee Walker Bishop, 69 a lifelong resident of Ooltewah, passed away Sunday, April 13, 2014, in Acworth, Ga. at the home of her daughter.
She was born in Chattanooga, on May 12, 1944, a daughter of the late Loomis and Lola Smith Walker. She was of the Baptist faith.
In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, Bill Bishop; four sisters: Alvata Bailey, Hattie Payne, Betty Walker and Eliza Robinson; two brothers: David Walker and Ike Walker.
She leaves behind to cherish her memory one daughter and son-in-law, Kathy and Richard Eubanks; one son and daughter-in-law, Jimmy and Sandy Walker; one sister, Nancy Hindman; three brothers: Carl Walker, Clyde Walker and Wayne Walker; six grandchildren; eight great- grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; several other extended family members and a host of special friends.
A celebration of her life is planned for Wednesday, April 16, 2014, at 3 p.m. at Bancroft Church of God, 180 Bancroft Road, in McDonald with the Rev. Donald Oliver officiating.
The family will receive friends at the church from 1 p.m. until the 3 p.m. service time.
Interment will follow in the Ooltewah Cemetery with Scott Walker, Jason Mashburn, T. J. Jones, Taylor Jack, Frank Quinn and Chad Shadden serving as pallbearers.
You are encouraged to share a memory and/or your personal condolences with her family by visiting her memorial web page and guestbook at www.companionfunerals.com.
Companion Funeral Home and the Cody family are honored to assist Azalee’s family with these arrangements.