XENIA Alberta (Bert) A. (Wilson) Taylor, age 72 of Xenia, Ohio went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, June 8th, 2013 at 4:45 a.m. at Hospitality East Nursing Home where she had been since Thursday, June 6, 2013. She was born January 25, 1941 in Ottawa, Kansas the daughter of Olen and Marguerite Wilson. She was a graduate of East High School Xenia and retired from Wright Patterson A.F.B. after 30 years of service. She was a member of the American Legion Post 517 and also a member of the Eastern Star.
Alberta is survived by two sons Juan (April) Underwood of Fairborn Ohio; Allen Underwood of Illinois ; one daughter Lora Ragland of Springfield Ohio two sisters Velesta Wakefield of Xenia, Ohio and Joanne (Raymond) James of Jamestown, Ohio; nine grandchildren; Candace (Marcus) Underwood; Juan (Ashleigh) Underwood; Ayana Ragland; and Nikki (Aaron) Hill, Tamara and Whitney Davenport, Rochan Harris:, Vaughn Underwood, and Jasmine Miguel; 17 great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews and friends. She is preceded in death by her husband Noah D. Taylor, her parents Olen and Marguerite Wilson: three brothers Adrian Wilson, Orville Wilson and Marland Wilson and one sister, Ola Mae Harden.
Alberta was a loving and devoted mother, grandmother, great grandmother and sister. She will be deeply missed and will remain in the hearts and thoughts of her loving family and many friends forever.
Service for Alberta Taylor will be held on Friday, June 14, 2013 at United AME Church, 286 East Church Street Xenia, Ohio Visitation will be 10:00AM with family present at 11:00AM until time of service which will be at 12 noon with Reverend William L. Harden Officiating. Interment will follow at Cherry Grove Cemetery. Arrangements entrusted to Porter-Qualls-Dunlap Funeral Home.