Yurs Funeral Home of Geneva
1771 W. State Street Geneva
Geneva, IL 60134


1942 - 2014 | Obituary Condolences
GENEVA - Lola Elizabeth Taylor (King), 72, died at 1:52 a.m. Friday, July 4th, 2014, at Geneva Nursing and Rehabilitation, Geneva, IL. Ms. Taylor was born on February 20, 1942, in Nashville, TN to Lonan King and Thelma Pauline (Caldwell) King. She married and divorced Charles E. Taylor. Survivors include three daughters; Crystal S. Taylor of Oswego, IL, Tina L. Taylor of Rochelle, IL and Tammy E. Taylor (Dawn Etchason) of Bolingbrook, IL. Six grandchildren, Michael S. Robbins of Paducah, KY, Billy Robbins Jr. of Lasalle, IL, Jessica Foxworthy of Terra Haute, IN, Kristofer Manasco of Salem, IL, Bailey Jarvis-Taylor of Bolingbrook, IL, Celsea Taylor of Oswego, IL and 4 great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by two sisters; Dorthea J. King, Shirley Deranek, one son; Dwayne E. Taylor, one daughter: Annette Davis and one grandson; Joseph Robbins. She was a member of the Seventh Day Adventist Church of Downers Grove, IL. Let it be said, Lola was proud of her heritage as an Appalachian mountain woman. She spent her life raising children and tending to the ill and misfortunate. She loved dogs and other animals, especially those saved from imminent danger. She loved gospel music and was a healer of our Great Mother Earth. Memorial services will be held at 3 pm on Sunday, July 13, 2014, at Seventh Day Adventist Church in Downers Grove, IL. Pastor Joe Arner will officiate. Burial will be private. In lieu of flowers, please forward a contribution in Lola's name to one of the two: Seventh Day Adventist Church of Downers Grove, 5524 Lee Ave., Downers Grove, IL 60515 (630) 968-4446 or A Dogs Day Rescue, PO Box 18073, Chicago, IL 60618. To leave an online condolence or remembrance to the family, visit the funeral homes' obituary page: www.yursfuneralhomes.com. For more information, please call Yurs Funeral Home of Geneva, 630-232-7337.

Published in Chicago Suburban Daily Herald on July 7, 2014
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