Dorothy Joan Walker Taylor, 93, of 109 Sunny Lane, Grandy, NC died Sunday, August 5, 2018 at Sentara Barco Nursing Center. A native of Yorkshire, England, she was born in the port city of Hull to the late George Walker and Dorothy Wells Walker and was the widow of Stanley Edward Taylor. She was a member of Sharon United Methodist Church.
Mrs. Taylor is survived by a daughter, Susan Jane Ward of Mission Viejo, CA; two sons, David Edward Taylor and wife Barbara of Four Oaks, NC and Peter Graeme Taylor of Grandy, NC; four grandchildren; and seven great grandchildren.
A funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, August 10, 2018 at Sharon United Methodist Church, 285 Poplar Branch Rd., Poplar Branch, NC with the Rev. Dr. Susanna Fitch-Slater officiating. The family will receive friends at the church one hour prior to the service and at all other times at the residence. Burial will be in Laurel Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Sharon United Methodist, P. O Box 182, Poplar Branch, NC 27965. Twiford Funeral Home, 405 E. Church Street, Elizabeth City, NC is assisting the Taylor family. Online memorial condolences may be sent to the family at http://www.TwifordFH.com.