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Robbie Taylor

Thursday, October 30, 2003

ESSEX - Robbie Taylor, 92, died Oct. 30, 2003, at the Cypress Point Healthcare Facility in Dexter.

Born April 26, 1911, in Giltedge, Tenn., daughter of the late George and Vera Turnage Odom, she lived in Essex since 1928, where she was a member of the First Baptist Church. She had been a cook at Essex and Richland schools before retiring.

On Nov. 11, 1946, in Piggott, Ark., she married Ira C. Taylor who preceded her in death on March 14, 1992.

Survivors include: one daughter, Vera Gilbert of Essex; one brother, Leotis Odom of Essex; and four grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.

Visitation is from 9 a.m. Saturday until service time at 10:30 a.m. at Watkins and Sons Funeral Home in Dexter. The Rev. Dennis Ward of Essex will officiate.

Burial will follow in the Essex Cemetery.