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Hilda Alford Walker biography: 13 things about Beaumont, Texas woman

Hilda Mae Alford Walker was a resident of Beaumont, Jefferson County, Texas, United States most of her life. She was a member of the First Church of God and a homemaker.

Walker was born in DeRidder, Beauregard Parish, Louisiana, USA to Clarence Vivian Alford and Laura Lee Carter Alford. Hilda was 7 years younger than her brother Felton Herbert Alford and 2 years younger than her sister Hazel Lee Alford.

Felton married Mouriel Taweel Alford. Hazel married Hayward Olin Stodghill.

Hilda enjoyed reading and singing. Here are 13 more things about her:

  1. She was 4 years older than her brother Charles Haskell Alford, 6 years older than her brother Hoy Ernest Alford and 8 years older than her younger sister Nola Rae Alford.
  2. On October 12, 1929, her father died in San Augustine, Texas at the age of 40.
  3. On November 11, 1942, she married Dally Elzie Walker.
  4. In 1945, she gave birth to Stephen Ray Walker.
  5. On February 14, 1946, her sister Nola married Douglas P. Anger in Anderson, Madison, Indiana, USA.
  6. In 1948, she gave birth to Jeannene Ball.
  7. In 1953, she gave birth to Dana Walker. Dana married Remigio Bonson “Bon” Gabriel of Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines.
  8. On December 3, 1963, her mother died in Beaumont at the age of 70.
  9. In 1979, her sister Nola died in Houston, Harris County, Texas at the age of 51.
  10. In 1994, her daughter Dana gave birth to R’Bonney Nola Gabriel.
  11. On August 29, 2001, her sister Hazel died at the age of 82. Hazel was buried in Beaumont.
  12. On October 12, 2005, her brother Felton died at the age of 91. He was buried in Beaumont.
  13. On March 4, 2009, she died in Beaumont at the age of 88.

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