She was born July 1, 1916, in Rogers, Texas, to Anderson Welcome Walker and Mattie Johnson Walker. She graduated from Granger High School in 1933. She married Curtis Tenberg.
Survivors include son, David Tenberg and wife Gaylen; daughters, Darla Tenberg Bunch and husband Larry, Carol Tenberg Hopkins and husband Pual; Jewel Tenberg Kelly; Betty Tenberg McCain and husband Larry; and daughter-in-law Ann Tenberg; 15 grandchildren and 20 great-grandchildren.
Preceded in death by husband, Curtis; son, Curtis “Buddy” Tenberg; daughters, Bobby Gayle Tenberg and June Tenberg.
Visitation was held Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2012 at Eckols Funeral Home Chapel. Graveside services were held at 2 p.m., Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2012 in the Kenedy Cemetery.