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Della Whitworth Taylor
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Funeral services for Della Whitworth Taylor, 96, of Demorest, were held at 4 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 28, at the chapel of McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home with the Rev. Tommy Childress and the Rev. Paris Whitworth officiating. Burial followed in the VFW Memorial Park Cemetery.

Mrs. Taylor died Aug. 27, 2012, at her residence.

Born Aug. 22, 1916, in Rabun County, she was the daughter of the late Walter and Earlie Carson Whitworth. In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by her husband, Henry A. Taylor; daughter, Julie Taylor; son, Wayne Baker; sisters, Essie Lovell Watts, Zona Lovell and Ada Scroggs; and brother, Ezburn Whitworth. She was the last surviving member of her immediate family.

She was a homemaker and of the Baptist faith. She enjoyed gardening and was survived by five generations.

Surviving are her daughter and son-in-law, Faye and Milas Anders of Eastanollee; sons and daughters-in-law, Larry and Shirley Taylor of Mt. Airy, Norman Baker of Clarkesville and Rick Taylor of Demorest; daughter-in-law, Jean Loggins Baker of Cornelia; also numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren and nieces and nephews survive.

An online guest register is available and may be viewed at

McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home of Cornelia was in charge of arrangements.

The Northeast Georgian

August 29, 2012