St. Louis County executive died unexpectedly at 37
Mrs. Cora Faith Walker was a dedicated Covid-19 vaccine zealot, who received the first dose back in march 2021
Mrs. Cora Faith Walker was a former Missouri state legislator until 2019. She resigned her position and became chief policy director for St. Louis County Executive Sam Page. She held that position until one week ago.
Mrs. Walker, 37, wished St. Louis Mayor Tishaura Jones a happy birthday via Twitter on March 10 at 9:44 a.m.
KMOV 4 in St. Louis reported that Mrs. Walker joined the mayor and friends that day at a local events center for the birthday party. The next morning, March 11, an ambulance was called to the Live! by Loews hotel at 8:58 a.m. Mrs. Walker had apparently collapsed or never woke up from her night’s sleep. She was rushed to the hospital, but pronounced dead less than an hour later. KSDK reported that Mrs. Walker “died unexpectedly” of cardiac arrest.