Daily Progress, Jacksonville, TX


August 9, 2013

Evelyn Taylor

JACKSONVILLE — Funeral services for Evelyn Taylor, age 95, of Jacksonville are scheduled for 10 a.m. Sat., Aug. 10, Autry Funeral Home Chapel in Jacksonville with grandsons Roy Taylor and Brad Reed officiating. Interment will be at Providence Cemetery in Jacksonville.

Mrs. Taylor passed away Thurs., Aug. 8, 2013 in Jacksonville.

Evelyn was born June 6, 1918 in Cherokee County. She was a member of the Granny Craft Club and on the Food Committee at Calvary Baptist Church. She worked as a Pink Lady at ETMC in Jacksonville.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Sonny Taylor; sons, Eugene Taylor and Bubba Taylor.

Survivors include her sons, R.L. Taylor of Doyline, LA; Beryl Taylor and wife Barbara of Jacksonville; daughters, Nancy Oden and husband Horace of Elgin, Carol Reed and husband Danny of Jacksonville; 18 grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; and several great-great grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be grandsons.

Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m. Fri., Aug. 9, at Autry Funeral Home in Jacksonville.

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