April 29, 2007
Special Notice: Two precious servants of God have graduated to Heaven on the same day, April 29, 2007.
1) Dr. Lee Roberson at age 97
2) Dr. Viola Walden at age 91
Funeral arrangements and other information will be posted at swordofthelord.com as soon as they are available.
Dr. Viola Walden, 91, longtime Sword of the Lord employee graduated to Heaven in the early morning hours of April 29, 2007. She had served faithfully at the Sword of the Lord Publishers since its inception in September 1934.
Having served as a special research and editorial assistant for Dr. John R. Rice, (46 years), Dr. Curtis Hutson, (14 years) and Dr. Shelton Smith (12 years) her tenure at the Sword of the Lord was 72 years and 7 months.
She was at her desk at work on Friday, (April 28) as usual.