Dorothy May Walker1

F, #1972, b. 26 June 1921, d. 24 September 2009
1st cousin 1 time removed of Joseph Wayne Peery
Descendants of Pierre Nezat
Dorothy May Walker
Wife of Ernest Allen Spainhour, Jr.
     Dorothy May Walker was born on 26 June 1921 at Advance, Davie County, North Carolina.2,3,4,5 She was the daughter of Simon Phillip Walker and Bertha Josephine Nezat.4,1 She appeared as a daughter on the census of 26 April 1930 in the household of Simon Phillip Walker and Bertha Josephine Nezat at Middle Fork Township, Forsyth County, North Carolina.5 She was in a group photo with her parents and sisters circa 1940. She married Ernest Allison Spainhour Jr., son of Ernest Allison Spainhour Sr. and Jennie Southern, on 3 November 1947 at Guilford County, North Carolina.1,6,4 Her Social Security Number was 242-28-3172 issued before 1951 at North Carolina.3 She became a widow upon the death of her husband, Ernest Allison Spainhour Jr., on 25 May 2007 at West Columbia, Lexington County, South Carolina.6,3 Prior to her death,Dorothy May Spainhour lived at 29170 West Columbia, Lexington, Lexington County, South Carolina.3 She died of a heart attack on 24 September 2009 at age 88 years, 2 months and 29 days.2,7,3 She was buried on 28 September 2009 at Woodridge Memorial Park, 138 Corley Mill Road, Lexington, Lexington County, South Carolina.2

Children of Dorothy May Walker and Ernest Allison Spainhour Jr.

  • Gary Douglas Spainhour4
  • Philip Neil Spainhour4


  1. [S805] North Carolina, U.S., Marriage Records, 1741-2011, online, Name:     Dorathy Mae Walker
    Gender:     Female
    Race:     White
    Age:     26
    Birth Year:     abt 1921
    Marriage Date:     3 Nov 1947
    Marriage Place:     Guilford, North Carolina, USA
    Father:     Simon P Walker
    Mother:     Bertha Walker
    Spouse:     Ernest W Spainhour
    Spouse Gender:     Male
    Spouse Race:     White
    Spouse Age:     22
    Spouse Father:     E A Spainhour
    Spouse Mother:     Jennie Spainhour
    Event Type:     Marriage.
  2. [S1036] The Beaufort Gazette, Obituary, Dorothy Walker Spainhour, (2009).
  3. [S20] Death Records, SSDI Search Results.
  4. [S3] Jack Claude Nezat, The Nezat and Allied Families.
  5. [S322] 26 Apr 1930, United States Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah County, Utah, Roll: 1689, P32A.
  6. [S796] The Beaufort Gazette, Obituary, Ernest Allison Spainhour Jr., (2007).
  7. [S804] Philip Spainhour, "E-Mail Messages from Philip Spainhour," e-mails to Joe Peery, Various Dates.