Adna Roe Taylor

Monday, October 5, 2020

Adna Roe Taylor, 99 of Leachville, passed from this life Friday, Oct. 2, 2020, at the Monette Manor Nursing Center. Born and raised in Newark, she was the daughter of the late William and Emmie Wells Boyd. She had been a Leachville resident for over 75 years and was the widow of Bert Taylor. Adna was a wonderful seamstress, and also enjoyed crochet, arts and crafts, gardening, and cooking for her family. She was a longtime member of the Mt. Pleasant General Baptist Church. In addition to her parents and husband she was preceded in death by six sisters, one brother, and two stepsons, Jerry Wayne Taylor and Rev. Charles Taylor. 

Survivors include one daughter, Judy Mangrum of Leachville; one stepdaughter, Joan Macker of Lake Wales, Fla.; one stepson, Donald Taylor of Lake Wales, Fla. She is also survived by her grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and great-great-grandchildren. 

Funeral service was 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 4, in the Monette Memorial Cemetery with Rev. Mark Wheeler officiating. The family received visitors Sunday from 12:30-1:30 p.m. at the Howard Funeral Service Chapel in Leachville.

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