NEW BERN - Mrs. Shirley Lane Taylor, 69, died Sunday, July 28, 2013.
The funeral service will be conducted Wednesday at 1 p.m. in the Wilkerson Funeral Chapel in Vanceboro. Burial will follow in New Bern Memorial Cemetery.
Mrs. Taylor, a native of Craven County, resided in the New Bern community the majority of her life. For approximately five years, she was employed with Farm Life Elementary School as a custodian worker.
She was preceded in death by her half-brother, William Lane.
She is survived by her husband of 49 years, Claude "Bud" Taylor; sons, Rodney Lyn Taylor and wife, Patricia, of Lawton, OK, and Alex Von Taylor; brothers, Lynwood Paul "L.P" Lane and Bobby Ray Lane, all of Ernul; sister, Margaret Ellis, of Vanceboro; half-sister, Leathea May, of Warner Robins, GA; grandchildren, Tiffany Beaver and husband, K.J., Brian Montgomery and wife, Claudia, all of Lawton, OK, and Amber Taylor, of Arapahoe, NC; and great-grandchildren, Brianne, Jaylynn, Brian and Brooklynn.
The family will receive friends Tuesday from 6 to 8 p.m. at Wilkerson Funeral Home in Vanceboro.
Online condolences at www.wilkersonfuneralhome.com.
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