Mary A. Taylor
MRS. MARY A. TAYLOR DIED THURSDAY
Aged Lady Passed Away this Morning at Home
of Her Daughter - Old Age Cause
Mrs. Mary A. Taylor, aged 75 years, 12 days, died this
morning at 11:30, at the home of her daughter Mrs. Mollie Yearwood,
414 Grand, old age being the cause.
Mrs. Taylor was born and raised in the county, moving to this
city from near Waltonville several years ago.For the past year
she had been in feeble health, and Sunday she ws stricken with
an attack of paralysis, which ended in her death. She was the
mother of seven children five of whom survive her. They are I. N.
Taylor, Kenneth, Ark.; Mrs. Maude King, St. Louis; Mrs. Wm. Byran,
Chester; Mrs. Mollie Yearwood and Mrs. Louis Egdorf, of this city.
Deceased had been a member of the Baptist church since childhood,
and the funeral will be conducted at the church of her faith, the
First Baptist, Friday afternoon at 1:30, by Rev. W. L. Dorgan,
followed by interment at Oakwoood.
August 3, 1911 Mt. Vernon Register News
submitted by Sharlet Bigham LaBarbera
Oct 20, 1997