Ms. Rebecca Walker was born December 17, 1953 a daughter of James E. Walker Sr. and Ida Mae Phillips. She attended the South High School of Youngstown, Ohio and received her State Tested Nursing license from Austinwoods Nursing Home. Over the course of her career she worked in rehabilitation and recovery at the Denofrio Home and the Women’s Center of Youngstown, Ohio.
She moved to Columbus, Ohio in 2003 and was a member of My Father’s House Ministries in Columbus, Ohio. She also worked for Echo Manor Nursing Home for 17 years, where she retired from in May 2020. Rebecca loved being with her family and friends especially during the Holidays. Her favorite holiday was Thanksgiving where she enjoyed cooking and celebrating with her children and grandchildren. She enjoyed listening to music, those who knew her always saw her with a big smile and generous heart. She was a helper and steward of her community where she lived.
Left to cherish her memories; a stepmother Mrs. Juanita Walker of Youngstown, Ohio, two sons Mr. Dwayne A. Watson (Tonya) of Youngstown, Ohio, Mr. Randall Scott (Shelia) of Boston, Massachusetts, three daughters Ms. Nina Walker, Mrs. Donna Wilson (David), Ms. Elizabeth Scott all of Columbus, Ohio; one brother, Mr. Ralph Stoddard of Campbell, Ohio, two sisters, Ms. Dorita Walker and Ms. Gloria Beachum all of Youngstown, Ohio; a dear friend, Mr. Bobby Dowd of Columbus, Ohio. She also leaves behind eighteen grandchildren and eleven great grandchildren, a host of nieces and nephews, relatives and friends.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her late-husband Randall Scott Sr., a brother James E. Walker Jr., a sister Janice L. Walker.
Viewing will be held 11:00 - 11:30 a.m Monday, June 29, 2020 at the Jaylex Event Center 2110 Glenwood Ave. Youngstown, OH where a funeral service will follow at 11:30 a.m.
Social Distancing will be upheld seating will be limited and you will be required to wear a mask before entering the building.
The F.D. Mason Memorial Funeral Home, Inc. has been granted the honor to serve the family.