Martha Taylor

Martha Josephine Taylor

October 13th, 1931 - November 8th, 2020
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Martha “Jo” Taylor, 89, of Roanoke, continued her life’s journey to be with the Lord on Sunday, November 8, 2020.

She was preceded in death by her loving husband of 69 years, John F. Taylor; her parents, Mr. W.B. “Bill” and Effie Lee Matlock; her sisters, Betty Barrett and Thelma Falin; and her brother, James Matlock.

Surviving is her son, Darryl Taylor (Pat); her daughter, Shelia Lovern (Red Booth); grandchildren, Traci Johnson (Gary), John Taylor (Jackie), Jennifer Matthews (Josh), and Yancy Booth; eight great-grandchildren, one great-great-grandchild; two brothers; one sister; many nieces and nephews; and many special friends from Lipes Pharmacy and Cave Spring Church of the Brethren.

At her request, services are private. Online condolences may be made at www.oakeys.com. Arrangements by Oakey’s Roanoke Chapel.
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Martha Spencer

Posted at 05:49pm
Jo was a great neighbor. For many years, she and John had the most beautiful yard and flowers. She watched out for us all. She will be missed.
Gerald & Martha Spencer

Bonnie C White

Posted at 08:52pm
Darryl and Sheila
So very sorry to hear about your Mom, she was such a wonderful person. I have fond memories of her and your Dad. Losing a parent is so painful, please accept my condolences.
Bonnie White (Clarke)

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