Patricia Ward Taylor

August 27, 1937 ~ January 26, 2019 (age 81)


Patricia Ward Taylor passed away peacefully in Charleston, SC on January 25, 2019. 

She was predeceased by her father, William Dewey Ward; mother, Mildred Lucille Duke; and sister, Susan Scott.

She is survived by her husband, John Taylor, Sr. of Mt. Pleasant, SC; 8 children: John Taylor (Pam), Paul Taylor (Maureen), Robert Taylor (Sonya), Charles Taylor, John Robertson (Rhonda), James Robertson (Cheryl), Joy Hope (Jay), and Janet Fallin (Richard); Her brother, William D. Ward (Lesa); and many grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

She studied at the University of Tennessee and Emory University.  She was the first certified Radiology CT in Alabama where she worked many years in Opelika. She was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother who never met a stranger. With her loving husband, John Taylor, she spent many days enjoying the beauty of Lake Martin while living in Dadeville, AL.

Friends will be received at Jeffcoat Trant Funeral Home, 1500 Frederick Road, Opelika, AL from 5:00 to 7:00 pm on Wednesday, January 30, 2019. Mass of the Ressurection will be held at Saint Michael the Archangel Catholic Parish, 1100 North College Street, Auburn, AL at 10:00 am on Thursday, January 31, 2019.  A graveside service will follow.

She will be missed by family and friends.

Jeffcoat-Trant Funeral Home is directing.

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January 30, 2019

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Jeffcoat-Trant Funeral Home
1500 Frederick Road
Opelika, AL 36801

Funeral Mass
January 31, 2019

10:00 AM
St. Michael's Catholic Church
1100 N. College Street
Auburn, AL 36830

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