Deborah Lynn Taylor, 54, of Blackfoot, passed away Sunday, July 20, 2014, at her home under the care of Encompass Home Health & Hospice.
She was born Aug. 3, 1959, in Corpus Christi, Texas, to John H. Burroughs and Vera M. King Burroughs. She was raised in Texas, Florida, California and Idaho. She was a Navy brat and as a young girl, she followed her dad in the Navy. She attended schools in California and Idaho.
She married William Eddie Taylor on Aug. 19, 1977, in Blackfoot.
She enjoyed being a part of Relay for Life, the name of her group was Deb's Angels and raised over $14,000 dollars for the American Cancer Society. She also raised money for the American Cancer Society in Arizona. She was a Christian with a strong belief in God.
She was a very artistic person. She painted ceramics and lovely pictures. She was an avid San Francisco football fan and loved working in her yard and garden.
She is survived by her husband, Ed Taylor of Blackfoot; her parents, John and Vera Burroughs; a brother, John (Robin) Burroughs of Blackfoot; and two sisters, Darla (Tony) Lopez of Idaho Falls and Deedra (Marcus) Treat of Phoenix.
She was preceded in death by her grandparents.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, July 26, at Nalder Funeral Home, 110 W. Oak St. in Shelley. The family will receive friends from 10 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. Saturday prior to services at the funeral home. Interment will be in Shelley Hillcrest Cemetery.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.nalderfuneralhome.com.
Published in Post Register from July 24 to July 25, 2014