Myrtle Ruth Taylor

Thursday, September 6, 2007


Myrtle Ruth Taylor, 64, of Etowah, died Aug. 29, 2007, at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro. She was born Feb. 12, 1943 in Wilson. She was a supervisor seamstress and a member of the Midway Church of God.

She was preceded by death by her parents, R.B. Atchley and Bernice Kelley, a brother, Lowell B. Atchley, and a sister, Polly Ann Sheppard.

She is survived by her husband, Elvin Taylor of Etowah; daughters, Teresa Ann Elrod of Osceola, Bonnie Carol Warren of Fort Smith, Jennifer Ruth Taylor of Osceola, Connie Francis Hampton of Etowah, and Donna Bernice Taylor of Dyess; 12 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

The funeral was held at 1 p.m. Friday at Wilson Funeral Home in Osceola with Brother Robert England officiating. Burial was in Bassett Cemetery under the direction of Wilson Funeral Home of Osceola.