Wednesday, June 19, 1968
Mrs. Willie Taylor
GUNTER - Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday
in the College Hill Church of Christ here for Mrs. Willie Lou Taylor, 74,
native of Grayson County, who died early Wednesday in the Home for Aged
Wayne Lowe, minister of the church, and M.E.Blake,
superintendent of the home, will conduct the services. Burial will be in
Elliott Cemetery, near Gunter, directed by Scott Funeral Home, Celina.
The family will be at the funeral home from 6 to 8
Mrs. Taylor was born July 20, 1883, the daughter of
Mr. and Mrs. R. Thornton. She was a member of the Church of Christ.
Survivors are: a son, Bill Leslie Taylor of Sherman;
two sisters, Mrs. Blanche Cromer of Van Alstyne, and Mrs. Mary Lee Howell
of Gunter; four brothers, Hansel, Valk and Cecil Thornton of Van Alstyne
and Joe Thornton of Howe; two grandchildren, Danny Taylor of Sherman and
Mrs. Jan Picard of Plano; and two great-grandchildren.