TAYLOR, Jayla Hopper|
Jayla Hopper Taylor, 54, went into the arms of her Heavenly Father our Lord Jesus Christ on Saturday, March 1, 2014. She was born in San Angelo, TX on November 2, 1959 to Ted and Wanna Hopper. She graduated from Wall High School in 1978. She married Ronnie Allen in 1978 and had two sons, Matthew and Marcus Allen. Jayla then married the love of her life, Gary Taylor, on June 2, 2001. She had a heart of gold and loved everyone that came around her. She was full of God's love and shared it with all. God gave her such an awesome gift of quoting Bible verses that you could listen to all day and all night. She has seen the face of JESUS, there IS NOTHING MORE DESIRABLE THAN THAT. It's ok to be sad and cry, just don't let it consume you. Just remember "J" is dancing, laughing and praising GOD with every ounce of her being. She has received her crown.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Ted and Wanna Hopper and son, Marcus Allen.
She is survived by her husband, Gary Taylor; son, Matthew Allen and wife Debbie; grandson Bowen Bradley Robinson; Two special four legged children, Rascal and Molly; Two brothers, Cliff Hopper and wife Wadene, Craig Hopper and his wife Debra. Also survived by nieces; Megan Baker and husband Mike, Katy Lawler and husband Devon with their son Zaden. Nephews; Brandon Hopper and wife Kayla (children: Elyvia, Gracelyn, Easton, Emersyn), and Chris Campbell. Stepmother, Jennie Hopper, stepchildren include Zachary Taylor, Brookes Hunter and her husband Bo and two granddaughters, Harley and Bella.
Family will be having a visitation from 6-8 p.m. on Thursday, March 6, 2014 at Cook- Walden Funeral Home in Georgetown. Service will be held at Faith Impact Church in Georgetown on Friday, March 7, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. A graveside service will be at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, March 15, 2014 at Lawnhaven Memorial Gardens in San Angelo, TX.
"This day is holy to our Lord. Do not grieve, for the joy of the Lord is your strength." Nehemiah 8:9 NIV
Words of comfort may be shared with the family at www.cookwaldendavisfuneralhome.com
Published in Austin American-Statesman from Mar. 6 to Mar. 7, 2014