Adam Gifford Taylor
Adam Gifford TAYLOR, 81 of near Waltonville died at
Good Samaritan Hospital at 9:40 o'clock this morning of
pneumonia which developed following an operation for internal
injuries. Mr. Taylor was injured Sunday when he fell while
attending a picnic near Chester, Ill. He was operated Monday
at the hospital.
The body was taken to Fry Funeral home in Waltonville. Funeral
services will be held Sunday at 2:00 p.m. at the Methodist in
Waltonville, with the Rev.G.A. Phelps officiating, and burial
will be in the I.O.O.F. cemetery in Woodlawn.
Mr. Taylor is survived by his wife, Minnie; three sons, Everett
of Carbondale, Alva of Mt. Vernon and Earl of Springfield, Ill.
one daughter, Mrs. Elsie Diel of Woodlawn; a half brother, Will
Taylor of Salem; and three grandchildren.
The body will be removed to the family home tommorrow morning.
Mt. Vernon Register News
Submitted by: Cindy Ford
January 06, 2001