Survivors include her husband, Jerry Taylor, Jackson; 11 children, Shirley Hopkins, Freeport, IL, Edward Burrell, Richard Burrell, Pauline Rodgers, all of Jackson, Mary Chapman, St. Stephens, Barbara Donald, Jackson, Claretta Hadley, Phenix City, Berniece James, Lexington Park, MD, Dorsha James, Montgomery, Janice James, Mobile, Ladora Taylor, Jackson; one sister, Ethel Ree James, Jackson; 40 grandchildren; 33 greatgrandchildren; and a host of nephews, nieces, other relatives and friends.
A visitation will be Thursday, Nov. 5 from 9 until the 11 a.m. service at Mt. Olive #2 Baptist Church. Burial will be at the New Canaan Baptist Church Cemetery. Reese Funeral Home of Thomasville will direct.