Mamie Shockley Taylor, 85, of Hillsville, died Thursday, March 21, 2013, at her home.
She was born in Carroll County to the late Heath and Mellie Martin Shockley.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Ray Parson (R.P.) Taylor.
Survivors include her daughter, Jane Taylor of Mount Airy, N.C.; and several nieces and nephews.
A funeral was held on Sunday at Vaughan-Guynn-McGrady Funeral Home Chapel at 1 p.m. with Dr. Lawrence Childs and Pastor Chip Neely officiating. Burial followed in the Felts Cemetery.
In lieu of food and flowers, the family asks that donations be made to the Twin County Humane Society, P.O. Box 125, Hillsville, Va. 24343 or Mayberry for Paws, 134 West Wilkinson Street, Mount Airy, N.C. 27030.
A guestbook is available online at www.vaughanguynnandmcgrady.com.
Vaughan-Guynn-McGrady Chapel is serving the family.
1035 N MAIN ST P.O. BOX 145
Hillsville, VA 24343-0145
Published in Galax Gazette from Mar. 25 to Mar. 26, 2013