Mrs. Walden was born April 9, 1940, in Decatur, Ill., to Robert and Ida Mae English.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Al Walden; and three brothers.
Survivors include two sons, Larry Williams and Gary Williams, both of North Carolina; three stepchildren, “Duke” Walden of Illinois, Ted Walden of Texas and Teresa Knoblock of Washington; two sisters, Jean Henson of Decatur, Ill. and Lora Drummond of Florida; a brother, Henry English of Decatur, Ill.; and 10 grandchildren.
A memorial service will be held Thursday at the Lodge at Shorty’s Place from 6 to 7 p.m. A memorial dinner will immediately follow.
Arrangements were under the direction of Maxwell P. Dunn Funeral Home, Corpus Christi.