Minnie TAYLOR, 70 Dies at Woodlawn
Mrs. Minnie Taylor, 70, died at the home of her daughter,
Mrs. John Diel of near Woodlawn.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 2:00 p.m. at the
Methodist church in Waltonville. The Rev. G.A. Phelps, of
Chester will officiate and burial will be in the I.O.O.F.
Cemetery in Woodlawn. At 5:00 p.m. today the body will be
taken from the Fry Funeral home to the home of Mrs. John Diel,
two miles southwest of Woodlawn, where friends may call at
any time until the funeral hour.
Ms. Taylor was born March 23, 1879 in Jefferson County.
In 1900 she was married to Gifford Taylor who preceded her
in death in 1946. She is survived by three sons Everett of
Carbondale, Alva of Mt. Vernon and Earl of Springfield, Ill;
one daughter, Mrs. Elsie Diel of Woodlawn; three brothers,
Norm Newell of Mt. Vernon, Earl and John Everett Newell of
Waltonville, a half brother Oscar Newell of Waltonville; a
half sister Myrtle Freeman of Waltonville; five grandchildren
and two great grandchildren She was preceded in death by two
brothers and three sisters.
Mt. Vernon Register News
Submitted by: Cindy Ford
January 06, 2001