Helen Aurora Taylor 84, Indianapolis, passed away February 2, 2007. She was a supervisor at the Juvenile Center. She was a member of Mt. Paran Baptist Church. Survivors include three sisters, Anna Garrett, Tracy Mae Ford, and Gertrina Ellerson; brother, Rev. William Byrdsong (Maxine); former sister-in-law and friend, Geneva Byrdsong; and granddaughter, Raven Taylor. Others surviving include neices, nephews and a host of other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her husband, Howard Taylor; and son, Howard Taylor, Jr. Services will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday, February 8 at Mt. Paran Baptist Church. Friends may call from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Wednesday, February 7 at Lavenia, Smith and Summers Home for Funerals. Burial will be in Crown Hill Cemetery.
Published in The Indianapolis Star on Feb. 7, 2007.