Meri Hannah Walker passed away on Oct. 3, 2021, at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. She was born in Columbia, TN on March 4, 2003, and was 18 years old. Meri Hannah was a beautiful young lady inside and out. She loved sports and loved riding her ranger with her dog Stella. She loved staying in touch with her family and friends. Meri Hannah loved cooking, shopping, and she had already become a successful building entrepreneur. She had completed one subdivision and was working on developing a second one. She was a freshman at Columbia State College and worked full time at Mid-South Concrete.
The visitation will be Thursday, Oct. 7, 2021, from 4 to 8 p.m. at Bennett-May & Pierce Funeral Home. The funeral service will be Friday, Oct. 8, 2021, at 11 a.m. at Bennett-May & Pierce Funeral Home with Bro. Jimmy Jean officiating. The burial follows in the Lynnwood Cemetery in Lynnville, TN.
The family suggest memorial donations be made to the Meri Hannah Walker Scholarship fund c/o Bank of Frankewing 1671 West College Street Pulaski, TN.
She was preceded in death by her grandfather, Fate Walker. She is survived by her parents, Kevin Wade and Meredith Johns Walker of Lynnville, TN; brothers, Carson Walker, John Hayden Walker, and Wade Walker of Lynnville, TN; grandparents, Derris (Vickie) Johns of Pulaski, TN, Kathy (Richard) Karch of Spring Hill, TN; grandmother, Susie Walker of Lynnville, TN; great-grandmother, Nancy Jo Garner of Lawrenceburg, TN. Several aunts, uncles, cousins and many friends also survive. Special friends, Lexie Warren, Kaitlin Garner, Jackson Farler and her dog, Stella.
Bennett-May & Pierce Funeral Home and Crematory is in charge of arrangements for Meri Hannah Walker.