Willa Rebecca Bell Taylor

Posted at 4:47 PM on Apr 13, 2019


Willa Rebecca Bell Taylor, 92, of Statesville, N.C., died Thursday, April 11, 2019, at the Gordon Hospice House.

Mrs. Taylor was born in Iredell County on January 10, 1927, to the late Ernest Ray and Ina Bell. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Troy Taylor Jr., and a daughter; Wanda T. Asher.

Mrs. Taylor was a member of Hebron Baptist Church and was retired from JP Stevens.

She is survived by her children, a son; Jeff Taylor (Kim) of Statesville; and two daughters; Nancy Cash (Ronny) of Statesville and Brenda Haynes of Sparta, N.C.; a son-in-law, Kevin Asher; and nine grandchildren, Chris Campbell, Tim Campbell, David Campbell, Kristi Mixson, Shelley Bowman, Kimberly Jones, Ian Taylor, Canaan Taylor, and Mackenzie Taylor. Also surviving are 13 great-grandchildren, three great-great grandchildren, a number of nieces and nephews, and close friends Judy Holland and Pat Roberson.

A graveside service will be held Monday, April 15, 2019, at 4 p.m. at Hebron Baptist Church Cemetery with Rev. Darren Johnson and Chris Campbell officiating. The family will speak with friends following the service.

Memorials may be given to Hebron Baptist Church, 175 Hebron Rd., Statesville, NC 28625, or Hospice and Palliative Care of Iredell County, 2347 Simonton Road, Statesville, NC 28625.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.nicholsonfunerals.com

Nicholson Funeral Home is serving the Taylor family.

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