Julia Taylor Blount, age 73, of 940 South 343, Shiloh, NC, went home to be with the Lord on Friday, August 23, 2013. She was born in Enfield, NC, the daughter of the late J. D. Taylor and Dorothy Lewis Taylor and was the wife of Alveston Gardner Blount of the residence. They were married fifty-three years. She was a member of Sawyer’s Creek Baptist Church and retired as the Administrative Assistant to the Camden County School Superintendent.
Besides her husband, she is survived by three sons, Jeffrey Blount and wife Theresa of Winterville, NC, Stuart Blount and wife Toni of Clinton, NC, and Brandon Blount and wife Bobbie of Shiloh, NC; one brother, James Clinton Taylor and wife Ann of Rocky Mount, NC; and eight grandchildren, Katelyn, Emma, Matthew, Jacob, Nicholas, Anna, Victoria, and Noah.
A memorial service will be held Tuesday, August 27, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. at Twiford’s Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Kevin Buzzard officiating. A private burial will be in Shiloh Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends Monday evening from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m. at Sawyer’s Creek Baptist Church and following the memorial service the family will receive friends at the residence. Memorial donations may be made to The Shriners Hospital for Children, 403 East Front Street, New Bern, NC 28560 or the Camden Sheriff Charitable Foundation, c/o Towne Bank, Camden, NC 27921. Twiford Funeral Home, 405 East Church Street, Elizabeth City is serving the Blount family. You may express condolences to the family by visiting www.twifordfh.com.Print Obituary & Condolences