June M. Taylor

Mrs. June M. Taylor, affectionately known as "Pee Wee," was born Aug. 11, 1933, to Julia Wilkins and Wiley Wilson-Bey. She was the widower of William McKinley Taylor Sr. who entered eternal rest on Sunday, May 18, 2014, at her residence surrounded by her family.

She was a member of the Word of Life Center, Hopewell, where she was a member of the senior usher board.

She was preceded in death by her brothers, Freddie Wilkins, George Wilkins, and Herman Wilkins.

She is survived by: her children, Lillie Mae Douglas Johnson of Hopewell, Va., Elaine Dennis (David) of Disputanta, Va., and William M. Taylor, Jr. of Hopewell, Va., Randolph Taylor (Sandra) of Prince George, Va., June M. Taylor-Giddens (John), and Lawrence E. Taylor Sr., both of Hopewell, Va., Kennedy K. Taylor (Paula) of Petersburg, Va., Maurice G. Taylor of Baltimore, Md., Patricia Pettaway (Emanuel) of Prince George, Va., Ronda Bratcher (Michael) of Richmond, Va., and Kirk L. Taylor of the home; 32 grandchildren and 31 great-grandchildren; two sisters, Ester Charlotte of Maryland and Mary William of Prince George, Va.; one brother, Johnnie Miller of Hopewell, Va.; one sister-in-law, Betty Wilkins; brother-in-law, Arnold Charlotte; and a host nieces; nephews; cousins; other relatives; and friends.

Services for Mrs. June Marie Taylor will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday, May 27, 2014, at Word of Life Center, 2401 Boston St., Hopewell, Va., Bishop Richard H. Cross Sr., pastor, eulogist. Interment to follow at Bermuda Memorial Park.

Wake service will be held from 6 to 7 p.m. Monday, May 26, 2014, at the funeral establishment.

The family will receive friends at 1407 Central Ave., Hopewell, Va.

Family members and friends are invited to pay final tribute to Mrs. Taylor at www.jmwilkersonsince1874.com.

Funeral arrangements entrusted to the staff of J.M. Wilkerson Funeral Establishment Inc., 102 South Ave., Petersburg, Va., 804-732-8911, www.jmwilkersonsince1874.com.

Funeral Home

J M Wilkerson Funeral Establishment, Inc.
102 South Avenue  Petersburg, VA 23803
804-732-8911

Published in The Progress-Index from May 19 to May 25, 2014