Helen T. (Smith) Taylor

February 22, 1927 ~ March 17, 2020 (age 93)


Helen T. Taylor, 93, of Olean, Missouri passed away Tuesday, March 17, 2020 at her residence in Olean, Missouri.  She was born February 22, 1927 in Olean, Missouri the daughter of the late Henry and Georgia Smith.  On November 10, 1943 in Olean, Missouri she was united in marriage to Ernest L. Taylor, Sr. who preceded her in death on February 18, 2018.


Survivors include,


Children, Mary L. Woods of Kansas City, MO; James E. “Jim” Taylor (Johnnie) of Eldon, MO; Garry E. Taylor (Dixie) of Kansas City, MO; Regena L. Holland of Kansas City, MO; Erma L. Gunn Taylor of Olean, MO


Seventeen Grandchildren, Forty-nine Great Grandchildren and Eighteen Great Great Grandchildren and a host of Nieces, Nephews, Cousins & Friends.


Three sons, Jerome, Ernest Jr., and Wilbert and one brother, Jerome Smith preceded her in death.


Helen was baptized at a young age.


Visitation will be Saturday, March 28, 2020 from 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM at Phillips Funeral Home of Eldon, MO


Memorials in her name are suggested to Greenridge Cemetery.


Arrangements are under the direction and care of Phillips Funeral Home of Eldon, MO.  

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