Lois Walker Branton passed away on December 22, 2018. She was born in Little Rock, AR on October 20, 1927 to George and Eula Allen Walker. Lois is pre-deceased by her parents, brother George, husband Raymond W. Branton, son Raymond Jr., daughter Amelia, and granddaughter Sarah. She is survived by her daughter Laurel Bakken (Kerry), granddaughter Madeline Branton, grandson Peter Branton (Andrea), great granddaughter Isabella, and many beloved in-laws, nieces, and nephews.
Lois and Ray were married on January 1, 1949 and celebrated 65 happy years together. Lois enjoyed spending time with friends and family, reading, and watching the birds at the feeders.
Lois graduated from Little Rock Senior High School, Little Rock Junior College, UA Fayetteville with an MFA, and the UALR Bowen School of Law with a JD. She was a member of the Delta Theta Phi Law Fraternity, a Rotarian, and a Paul Harris Fellow. Lois worked in banking for 46 years. After her graduation from law school she managed Trust accounts. Through the years she volunteered her time to many community groups including PTA, American Cancer Society, Laman Library, and the Altar Guild at Trinity Episcopal Cathedral.
Service time and location will be private.
On behalf of Lois, the family wishes to thank the church community, and all of the doctors, nurses, and aides that have cared for her through the years.