Vela Mae Doss Taylor, age 93, of Scottsville, passed away on Tuesday, August 28, 2012 at the Cal Turner Extended Care Pavilion. She was born in Macon County, Tennessee to the late James and Valeria Allen Doss. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Clifford Taylor; sons; Larry Taylor, and Phil Taylor; brothers, Burton Doss, Telvis Doss, Carlos Doss, J.W. Doss; sisters, Hettie Doss Harrison, Sammie Doss Brady, Ozelle Doss Jones, and Kelsey Doss. She is survived by a son, Roger Taylor (Beverly) of Bowling Green; daughters, Helen Mitchell, Sue Whitney (John), Faye Johnson (Don) all of Scottsville, Marsha Goad (Roger) of Lafayette, Tennessee, Joy Holland (Danny) of Scottsville; twenty-seven grandchildren; forty-six great-grandchildren; twenty great-great-grandchildren; daughter-in-law, Treva Taylor of Scottsville. Funeral Service will be conducted on Wednesday, August 29, 2012 at 4 P.M. from the chapel of Strode Funeral Home in Scottsville with Elder J.E. Shoulders officiating. Family will serve as active and honorary pallbearers. Interment will follow in the Durham Springs Cemetery.
Visitation will begin after 6 P.M. on Tuesday, August 28, 2012 at the Strode Funeral Home and after 7:30 A.M. on Wednesday, August 29, 2012. Memorial donations are suggested to the Durham Springs Cemetery Fund.