Adelin Evelyn (Jo) Walker Herd
By Sparta Live | December 2, 2009 12:00 am
Adelin Evelyn (Jo) Herd, formerly of White County, passed away, Nov. 25, 2009, in Tyler, Texas. Mrs. Herd was a resident of Yantis, Texas.
She was born Nov. 20, 1933, in Putnam County, to James William and Laura Elizabeth England Walker.
Mrs. Herd was preceded in death by her parents and two sisters, Johnnie Mae Walker and Jimmie Ann Swoape Hayes.
She was retired from Baylor Hospital Radiology Associates.
Survivors include her husband of 57 years, Richard Herd of Yantis, Texas; two sons, James Douglas Herd and wife Shanna, Alan Herd and wife Deana, all of Fort Worth, Texas; two sisters, Virginia Faye Walker, Geraldine Bradley and husband Dr. Donald H. Bradley, all of Sparta; two sisters-in-law, Sarah Jo Eller and husband Robert, of Sparta, Ruth Wade and husband Ralph, of Dallas, Texas; brother-in-law, Ollen Hayes, of McMinnville; grandchildren, Katie Beth, Matthew, Joseph; and many cousins in White and Putnam counties.
Funeral service was 2:30 p.m., Nov. 28, 2009, at Hunter Funeral Home, with burial in Mt. Gilead Cemetery.
Hunter Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.