Brown-Robinson Funeral Home Obituaries

Lillie Mae Walker-Young

August 10, 1934 - February 22, 2018

Lillie Mae Walker-Young (nee Christian), of Lorain, passed away on February 22, 2018. She was born August 10, 1934 in Raymond, Mississippi and lived in Lorain over 50 years. She was a member of New Bethel Primitive Baptist Church for the past 53 years. In 2011 she was awarded The Bessie Mae Williams Horn Christmas Mother Award of Appreciation. She worked 30 years for the late Ruth & Ted Jacobs, retiring in 1993. She enjoyed playing the Ohio lottery, card games, cleaning house, and cooking big meals on holidays.

Lillie leaves to cherish her memory 3 sons, Henry Walker Jr., Duncan Walker, and Nathaniel Walker of Lorain; 2 stepsons, Wilkins Young of Bellport NY and Raymond Young Jr. of York AL; extended family, Gail & Steve Smith, Matthew and Amy Smith, Jill & Mike Sussman, Evelyn Sussman, and Lachelle Arnt; 5 grandchildren and 22 great grandchildren; special nephews, William Holcomb, Allen Holcomb, and Dennis Summers, and special nieces, Barbara Holcomb, Judith Holcomb, Rose Robinson, and Bessie Summers; god-daughters, Shirley Glover Pruitt and Cheri Wilson Jenkins; god-son, Harry Jennings; daughter-in-law and special caregiver, Delibra Lovett, and special caregiver, and Aisha Lovett; and a host of other loving nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Lillie was preceded in death by her parents, Ike and Lizzie Kelly Christian; 6 sisters, Annie, Lizzie, Bertha, Minnie, Ella and Willie; 3 brothers, Ike Jr., Clifford, and Rosevelt; her first husband, Henry Walker Sr., and second husband, Raymond Young Sr.

Visitation will be Friday March 2, 2018 from 6-8 pm at New Bethel Primitive Baptist Church, 3880 Dayton Ave in Lorain, where funeral services will be on Saturday at 11 am. Pastor Tyrone Holley is officiating. Burial will be in Elmwood Cemetery in Lorain.



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