Wanda L. Taylor 1940-2014

WARREN – Wanda Lucille Taylor, 73, of Warren, passed away Sunday, Jan. 26, 2014, at Vibra Health Care.

She was born June 21, 1940, in Burnt Mills, W.V., the daughter of Clay and Eve Simmons.

She married Otis Taylor on March 1, 1957.

She loved her family, cats, birds, flowers and gardening, in which she took pride.

Wanda was caring, sweet and loved by all. God was her best friend.

She is survived by her mother, Eve Simmons of Canal Winchester; a son, Robert (Amy DeBrower) Taylor of Groton, Mass.; two daughters, Jackie Taylor of Shelby and Debbie (Bill) Osenbau of Phoenix; granddaughter and caregiver, Amanda Taylor of Warren; two sisters, Wilma Simmons and Wannetta Gonder; a brother, Bud Simmons; 10 grandchildren and several great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her father, Clay Simmons; and a daughter, Mary Taylor.

Calling hours will be held from 1 to 2 p.m. Thursday with the service following directly after at 2 p.m. at Carl W. Hall Funeral Home. The service will be officiated by Diana Williams.

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