Mrs. Babbie Williams Walker was born in San Antonio, Texas to Mrs. Lucille D. Curry and Mr. William L. Benning, March 16, 1959. She was her mother’s seventh child. The Lord took her home November 4, 2019.
She lived in the East Terrace Apartments with her family until she was seven years old. She completed the first grade at Dorie Miller Elementary School. In 1966, she and her family moved to Rockport, Texas and later to Aransas Pass, Texas where she completed the second grade. In 1967, she and her family moved back to San Antonio where she graduated from Highlands High School in 1977. After completing high school, she enrolled into St. Phillip’s College.
Babbie loved to communicate with her family, friends, and community. She opened her home and heart to countless family members and friends who needed a helping hand navigating life’s journey. Though she was the youngest child, you would have thought she was the oldest.
Her parents, her brother, Carnel Walker, her sister, Maggie Carol Williams, and her son, Donald Ray Manning, Jr. preceded her in death.
She leaves to cherish her memory, Michael Finley; her daughter, Passion Daniell Manning Lamkin (Roderick, Sr.); her grandsons: Roderick Duane Lamkin, Jr. (Daddy) and Zi’Mire Duane Lamkin; her goddaughter Leticia Lynette Fleming's (Marcus Jr.) whom she raised as her own along with Natasha Yvonne Stanley, Mishanik Daniell Chandler, Clyde Milton Stanley IV; her siblings: Johnnie Louise Scott Mayberry, Arlener Williams Mitchell, Bryant Williams, Jr. (Harriet), Willie Faye Williams Niguitte; and a hosts of cousins, nieces, nephews, and friends.
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