Hazel Taylor, 82, of Glen St. Mary
Hazel Harvey Taylor, 82, of Glen St. Mary died Wednesday, May 18, 2011 at St. Vincent’s Medical Center in Jacksonville. A native of Delray Beach, Florida, Mrs. Taylor resided in Baker County all of her life and was a daughter of Lloyd and Daisy Rhoden Harvey. She graduated from Sanderson High School class of 1946, retired from the Northeast Florida State Hospital with 20 years of service and won the volunteer of the year service award at the Frank Wells Nursing Home in 2000.
She was a member of the Taylor Church in Taylor and enjoyed spending time with her friends and family. Mrs. Taylor was preceded in death by her husband of 50 years, R.L. Taylor, Sr. in 1998 and her brother Virgil Harvey in 2002.
Survivors include sons R.L. (Paula) Taylor Jr., Darwin (Christine) Taylor and Erwin (Myrtle) Taylor, all of Glen St. Mary; daughter Jana T. (Kenneth) Crews of Glen St. Mary; brother Vernon (Jackie) Harvey of Sanderson; sisters Janette Richards of Mandarin, Juanita Taylor of Macclenny and Margie (Carlton) Davis of Sanderson; 12 grandchildren and 15 great grandchildren.
The funeral service for Mrs. Taylor was held May 22 at 2:00 pm at her church with Rev. Mark Woods officiating. Interment followed at Taylor Cemetery. Guerry Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.