Annette Hairston-Walker (Jones)
Reverend Annette Jones-Walker accepted Christ at an early age. She received her calling into the ministry in 1984. She was an active member of the St. Rose African Methodist Episcopal Church and she was an active member of the St. Matthews Missionary Baptist Church. Annette served in various capacities, during her Christian walk. She was a pastor, choir director, a youth minister, and even shared the stage with the legendary Shirley Cesar, as a professional gospel singer.
Annette was a dedicated educator in the Gadsden County School System where she served for over 20 years. She received her Master’s degree in Psychology in 2014. She touched many lives through both of her ministries.
Above all of her accomplishments, her greatest love was serving the Lord!
Reverend Annette Jones-Walker leaves to cherish her memories:
Her Beloved Children: Dalgren Hairston, Sr., Reverend Vaughtrail Hairston, Latoya Hairston and Evangelist Tunisia Hairston
Her Grandchildren: Ayla Hairston, Dalgren Hairston, Jr., Trajon Hairston, Chockere Hairston and Cahmiya Torrence
Her Great-grandson: Ka’Deen Simmons
Her Daughters-in-law: Tamara Hairston and Camille Hairston
Her Sisters: Charity Marlowe, Artie McLeroy and Lerther Yhap
Her Brothers: Edward Jones, Jr. and Charlie Jones
Her Aunts: Pearlie M. Bouie and Marine Askiew
Her God-daughter: Melanie Wiggins
She also leaves to cherish a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and many friends whom will all dearly miss her presence.