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Margaret Manning Walker

Margaret Manning Walker age 94 of Cleveland, MS passed away Friday, April 22, 2022, at the Bolivar Medical Center in Cleveland, MS.
Margaret was born in Drew, MS on September 28, 1927, to Reese W Manning, Jr. and Rebecca Chapman Manning Ringold. She graduated from Ruleville High School and Mississippi State College for Women. She later earned her Masters's Degree from Delta State University. Margaret was a long-time educator and a member of the Women's Hospital Auxillary, Cleveland Women's Club, Friends of the Bolivar County Library, and a long-time member of First Presbyterian Church of Cleveland. Margaret was deeply loved and will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her.
 
Margaret was preceded in death by her father and stepmother Reese and Anne Manning, her mother and step-father, Rebecca and Earl Ringold, her beloved husband U.S. "Pete" Walker, and her brother Reese W Manning, III.
 
She is survived by her daughter, Rebecca "Becky"  Knighton, her grandson Stuart Knighton (Jamie), four grandsons, Myrick, Stone, Jett, and Cruz, she is also survived by a son Earl Walker (Glenda), granddaughter Ally Purvis (Brad), granddaughters, Manning and Mullins. Other survivors include her brother, Mike Manning, sister, Peggy Manning Bond as well as her beloved cousins, Chapman and Cherie Lee, Doug and Ann Jones, Curtis and Pat Ringold.
 
A visitation will be held Saturday, April 30, 2022, from 1:00 pm until 2:00 pm at Cleveland Funeral Home in Cleveland MS. A private family interment will follow.
 
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorials be made to the First Presbyterian Church of Cleveland, MS, or the charity of the donor's choice.
 
Cleveland Funeral Home was entrusted with the arrangements. The online guest register may be signed at www.clevelandfuneralhome.net

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Guestbook

So sorry for your loss love you all

Richard Manning Apr 28 2022 1:10 PM

Earl: my thoughts and prayers are with you at this troubled time. Keep the faith, my brother.

Judge Percy Lynchard Apr 25 2022 4:14 PM

Becky, we are so sorry for your loss. Gracious and kind lady.

Judye and Johnny Sumers Apr 25 2022 2:48 PM

Becky and Earl-I’m just now finding out about your Mother. She was a sweet lady. Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this time.

Becky and Billy Nowell Apr 25 2022 9:03 AM

Love you Ms Margaret! So grateful for you, Mr Pete and all the Thimbles ! God bless!

Danny Griffith Apr 24 2022 7:08 PM

I’m sending my love and prayers to all of you ! I loved your mama like family and will miss her precious smile ! My Mama loved her so!!!

Mary kate Walhood Apr 24 2022 7:00 PM

Prayers for family!!! Such a sweet lady!

Paige Burns Apr 24 2022 6:29 PM

Our deepest thoughts and prayers are with Becky, Earl, Stuart and each family member.
God Bless,

Julian and Beverly Hardy Apr 23 2022 10:23 PM

The Walkers were contributors to education in this area. Mrs. Walker will be missed. May God comfort and console her family.

Charles Warren Apr 23 2022 7:32 PM

My thoughts and prayers are with all of you🙏

GAI and Billy Davis Apr 23 2022 3:17 PM

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