April 27, 1816, England

July 2, 1878, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, England.

Daughter of John Deck and sister of hymnist John Deck, Mary married in 1848 Dr. Edward Walker, sometime Rector of Cheltenham, England. Several of her hymns appeared as leaflets, others in her husband’s Psalms and Hymns for Public and Social Worship, 1855.

  1. He Came, Whose Embassy Was Peace
  2. I Journey, Through a Desert Drear and Wild
  3. Jesus, I Will Trust Thee
  4. Lord, Thou Didst Love Jerusalem
  5. O God, Our Savior, from Thy Birth
  6. O Joyful Tidings Let Us Sing
  7. O Spotless Lamb of God
  8. Wanderer No More Will Roam, The
  9. We Are Not Left to Walk Alone