Christine (Cox) Walker, daughter of the late Aves Cox, was born January 4, 1924 in Philadelphia,Pennsylvania passed away on August 4, 2020 at the age of 96.\n\nShe was educated in the city's public schools. She was employed by the Internal Revenue Service for many\nyears until retirement. She rejoined the workforce at age 62 until her second retirement, at which time she\nenrolled at the local community college.\n\nChristine was a loving devoted mother and dedicated follower of Christ with a beautiful, spirited personality\nwhose laugh could stay with you forever. She always had a listening ear, warm hug and a thought-provoking\nword to share with anyone who was wise enough to seek her counsel.\n\nAffectionately known as Mother Walker by members of her church home, Sanctuary Church of the Open Door,\nChristine could be found setting up for programs, serving as the pastor's aide, and volunteering for any\ntask to help enhance her church home.\n\nShe joins her mother, Aves; siblings, Sterling, Robert (Bobby), Pauline, and Louis (Billy); children, LaVerne\n(Fessie) and Robert Jr. (Chuck); and dearest, Robert Sr. all of whom preceded her in death.\n\nHer memories are carried on by her daughter, Sandra; son, Darryl; daughters-in-laws, Yon and Marcia; 13\ngrandchildren, 21 great-grandchildren and a host of loved ones that adored her spirit.\n\nRelatives and friends are invited to her viewing Friday August 14th from 5:00 PM till 7:00 PM and Saturday August 15 th from 9:00 AM till 11:00 AM at the Sanctuary Church of Open Door 5923 Walnut St. Philadelphia, PA 19139. Funeral Service Saturday 11:00 AM. Interment Fernwood Cemetery.