Floral 22

Mary Allen Walters

January 16, 1930 ~ February 7, 2024 (age 94) 94 Years Old


Mary Allen Walters, 94, loving daughter of the late Otis Allen Sr. and Ethel Jones Allen, was born on January 16, 1930, in Wake County, North Carolina. She peacefully transitioned to eternal reward on February 7, 2024, at home.

In 1947, Mary married the late Willie Walters and from this union were born six children of which three proceeded her in death: two sons David L., Walters, Brian E. Walters, and a daughter Josephine D. Rogers.

Mary was a special and loving mother; she loved her children and family very much. Mary enjoyed sewing and cooking as a treasured past time along with nurturing family relationships.

Her church was especially important to her, she was actively involved in her church, she always prayed and supported her pastors, she also served as Women Ministries Director, Sunday School Teacher, and Care Group leader as well as a God-called minister and shared the love of God to those she met.

Mary was also a prayer warrior and lived a life consistent with her testimony. She has left an indelible impact upon the church community and all those who knew her. Mary was affectionately called by a loving family Grandma, Miss. Maye, Mighty Rebel, and Money-Money.

Mary leaves to cherish her memories, a son, Rev. Willie E. Walters (Mary), Raleigh, NC, two daughters, Janice W. Waden (Carl), Durham, NC, and Sharlene Walters Dunn, of the home.

She also leaves an Aunt Elsie Daye of Wake Forest, NC, two sisters Elsie Allen Edwards, Raleigh, NC and Annette Allen Dunston of Franklinton, NC., two brothers Bernice Allen (Lenora) Franklinton, NC., Elmo Allen (Arlinda) of Upper Marlboro, MD.

Also, she leaves sixteen grandchildren, 20 great grandchildren and six great-great grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.

The family will receive friends on Monday, February 12, 2024 from 11-1:30 AM at Tell the Truth Ministries, 1860 N. White St. Wake Forest, NC 27587. A Celebration of Life and Legacy service will follow at 11:30 AM with Pastor J. Ricks Jr. and Rev. Dr. Carl Waden officiating. Burial will follow the service at Pine Forest Cemetery, 770 Stadium Dr. Wake Forest, NC 27587.

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Funeral Service
February 12, 2024

11:30 AM
Church of God of Prophecy - To Tell the Truth Ministry
1860 North White Street
Wake Forest, NC 27587

Burial to Follow

Pine Forest Memorial Gardens


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