Obituary for Thelma Pauline Taylor
Thelma Taylor Funeral services for Thelma Pauline Taylor, 58, were held at 4:00 p.m., Saturday, July 14, 1979, from the Ott & Lee Chapel in Morton. Interment was made in the Poplar Springs Cemetery in Simpson County. Rev. John Carter officiated. Miss Taylor died Friday at the Scott County Hospital fdllowing a lengthy illness. She had been a resident of Morton for the past 14 years and formerly formerly lived in Smith County, and was of the Baptist faith. Survivors include one brother, Claude Taylor, Raleigh; four sisters, Mrs. Mattie Taylor Boykin, Morton, Mrs. Elizabeth Gates, Franklinton, La., Mrs. Vera Raitman, New Orleans, La., and Mrs. Maggie Burns, Polk-ville, Polk-ville, Polk-ville, and a host of nieces and nephews. Pallbearers were Claude Boykin, Clyde Boykin, Larry Smith, Donald Gates, James Taylor, and Mike Home.