Shannon (Silzell) Walker of Gassville is announcing her candidacy for Baxter County Justice of the Peace for District 10. Walker will be on the Republican ballot for the May 2022 primary election.
Walker is a 1992 graduate of Mountain Home High School and a Baxter County native. She has been married to her husband Luke Walker for 29 years. Luke currently serves on the school board for Cotter Schools and together they run a full time farm operation. They have two grown sons.
Walker is the President of the Baxter County Farm Bureau Board of Directors. She is also an active member of the Whiteville Baptist Church where she serves as a pianist.
Walker states “I’m excited to take on this new venture as a Quorum Court member and serve the citizens of not only District 10 but all those in my home county. I would sincerely appreciate your vote in the upcoming primary.”
Walker will be running to replace Kevin Litty which will be seeking election as County Judge. She can be contacted at (870) 404-8344 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org