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Branon Funeral Home
403 North Austin Avenue
Lamesa, TX 79331
(806) 872-8335
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Mary "Liz" Elizabeth Walton

October 22, 1936 - June 19, 2018

Funeral services for Mary Elizabeth (Liz) Walton 81, of Lamesa, will be held Thursday, June 21, 2018 at 2:00pm. at Faith Temple Church, with Pastor Jerry Walton officiating. Interment will follow at Dawson Co. cemetery. Arrangements are under the direction of Branon Funeral Home. Visitation will be held Wednesday June 20, 2018 from 6:30 to 8:00pm at Branon Funeral Home. Liz passed away Tuesday June 19, 2018 at her home surrounded by her loved ones. She was born October 22, 1936 in Lamesa to William Denman & Lilly May (Leamon) Shoultz. She married J. T. Walton on December 27, 1953. They were married 52 years. Liz is survived by daughters, Judy Whitley and husband, Ray, Nancy Shrum, Kaye Whitley and husband, Melvin, and Joyce Smith all of Lamesa; sons, Jerry Walton and wife, Shirley of Lamesa, and Earl Walton and wife, Kathy of Midland; sister, Melba Napper of Lamesa; 12 grandchildren; 27 great grandchildren; and 9 great, great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; brothers Sam and Glen Shoultz; and sister Wanda Elain Derrington.
She loved ironing for the public as well as collecting pictures.
She had a great love for gospel music.
The family suggests memorials to Faith Temple Church P. O. Box 1226 Lamesa, Tx. 79331.
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Mary "Liz" Elizabeth Walton
October 22, 1936 - June 19, 2018


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