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In Memory of

Willie May Taylor

April 28, 1921 - November 21, 2016

Obituary


Willie May Taylor, who was born April 28,1921 in Morgan, Texas to parents Samuel Lenzie and Minnie May Leigon, passed away at home on Monday, November 21, 2016, at the age of 95.

She was a resident of Lubbock from 1939 to 1998, then a resident of Midland until the present. Recognized as a godly student of the Scriptures, she has read the Bible through 68 times, and had attended Lubbock Bible Church, Grace Chapel, and Cornerstone Bible Church. She earned credentials as a dietitian, and worked variously at Mackenzie Junior High School,...

Willie May Taylor, who was born April 28,1921 in Morgan, Texas to parents Samuel Lenzie and Minnie May Leigon, passed away at home on Monday, November 21, 2016, at the age of 95.

She was a resident of Lubbock from 1939 to 1998, then a resident of Midland until the present. Recognized as a godly student of the Scriptures, she has read the Bible through 68 times, and had attended Lubbock Bible Church, Grace Chapel, and Cornerstone Bible Church. She earned credentials as a dietitian, and worked variously at Mackenzie Junior High School, Coronado High School, and Texas Tech University.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Willard Taylor; a son, Paul Edwin Taylor; a son-in-law, Don Edwards; grandchildren Jeannine Taylor and Cory Taylor; and by three sisters and five brothers.


She is survived by a sister, Helen Parker of Atlantic Beach, Florida; by children Elizabeth Edwards of Richardson; Sylvia and Ray Westbrook of Shallowater; Gary and Sue Taylor of Lubbock; Glenda and Eddie Upchurch of Midland; by grandchildren Donna and Sam Roybal ; Pam Edwards; Brian and Olivia Edwards; David Westbrook; Melette and Jay Pearce; Roger Taylor; Debbie and Mark Whitten; Kevin and Kim Taylor; 14 great- grandchildren and one great-great grandchild. She is also survived by daughter-in-law Louise Taylor of Lubbock.


Services will be held at 1 pm on Monday, November 28, 2016 in Resthaven's Abbey Chapel. Burial will follow in Resthaven Memorial Park, in Lubbock, TX. Online condolences may be made at www.resthavenfuneralhome.com.