Betty Marie Walker, 81, of Amarillo, TX, died September 16, 2021.
Graveside services will be at 10:00 a.m., Monday, September 20, 2021, at Llano East Cemetery with Craig Albracht officiating. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd.
Betty was born February 2, 1940, in Amarillo, TX to Alvie and Dorothy Rutledge. She married James Walker on June 26, 1957, in Amarillo.
Her community involvement included as past president of the Pleasant Valley PTA and was a Chili Champion with Make-a-Wish. Betty loved baseball and attending the Amarillo Dillas games. She was a wonderful cook and was very smart. Betty was a member of Hillside Christian Church.
She was preceded in death by her parents; a brother, Bob Rutledge; and a sister, Barbara Antel.
Survivors include her husband, James Walker, of Amarillo, TX; a daughter, Sheree Walker of Amarillo, TX; two sons, Ronnie Walker and wife Debbie, and Terral Walker and wife Tina, all of Amarillo, TX; four grandchildren, Trent Walker, Kara Kennedy and husband Chad, James Fairchild, and Sonja Fairchild; six great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggest donations to Make-a-Wish.