Geneva Taylor, age 78, of LaFollette passed away on Wednesday May 12, 2021. She was a member of Alder Springs Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by children: Mary Lynn and Dennis Ray Taylor parents: Henry Roscoe and Mary Jane Fields Thomas, sisters: Barbara Davis and Ora Ellison, brothers: Clarence (Pete) and Junior Thomas.


Husband of 60 years: Hershal Taylor

Sons: Randy and wife Louvina Taylor, Ben and wife Suzanne Taylor

Grandchildren: David Siler, Charlotte Carr, Christophe Taylor, Benjamin Taylor, Carley Taylor

Great-grandchildren: Makayla, and Macy Siler, Ethan and Jacob Carr,

Brothers: Arvil (Bill), Donnie and Cas Thomas

Sisters: Gladys Ellison, Bernice Kingseed, Sue May

Special Niece: Melissa Ulrich and a host of other nieces, nephews, relatives, and friends

Family will receive friends 5-7 PM Friday at Cross-Smith Funeral Home with service to follow at 7 PM Cross-Smith Chapel. Rev. Steve Elkins and Rev. Mike Smith officiating.
Family and friends will meet 10 AM Saturday at Cross-Smith Funeral Home and proceed to Beeler Cemetery in Speedwell for 11 AM interment.

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Arrangements by Cross-Smith Funeral Home