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Linda Walker

June 22, 1950 — January 22, 2022

Walker, Linda Faye
Linda Faye Walker was born June 22, 1950, in Albuquerque, NM to parents Eddie and Verena Smith. She was the third child of nine children.  Linda was raised in Albuquerque, NM she accepted Christ at an early age and was Baptized at Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church.  Linda attended Lincoln Junior High School and graduated from Albuquerque High School.  Linda met and married Xavier Walker, to this union three children were born Muzette Walker, Leland Walker, and Jamal Walker.

After several years living in Las Vegas, Nevada, Linda moved back to Albuquerque in 1989 and reunited with Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church where she sung in the choir and worked in the culinary ministry.  Linda found love in sewing and cooking she tailored clothes for several people in the church including officers in the United States Airforce.

Linda is preceded in death by her father Eddie Smith Jr, her brothers Alvin Smith, Dennis Smith, and Bryant Smith.  Linda is survived by her three children Muzette Walker (Las Vegas, NV), Leland Walker Las Vegas, NV, and Jamal Walker Albuquerque, NM.  Her Mother Verena Corley Smith, Albuquerque, NM, brother Trent Smith (Angie) Los Lunas, NM, sisters Norma Price (Derwin), Elsa Smith, Albuquerque, NM, Suzette Gee (Arthur), Albuquerque, NM and Geneva Smith, Albuquerque, NM, five grandchildren one great-grandchild and a host of nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, relatives, and friends.

A Visitation will take place on Tuesday, February 08, 2022 starting at 6:00 pm at Strong Thorne Chapel, 1100 Coal Ave. SE. A Funeral Service will be held on Wednesday, February 09, 2022 at 11:00 am  at Shiloh Baptist Church, 608 Avenida Cesar Chavez SE. Interment to follow at Sunset Memorial Park.
To view information or leave a condolence please visit
Daniels Family Funeral Services-Strong Thorne
1100 Coal Ave SE
Albuquerque, NM 87106

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Tuesday, February 8, 2022

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Wednesday, February 9, 2022

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