2018-02-21 / Obituaries

Viola Johnson Taylor

Millen, Ga. – Mrs. Viola Johnson Taylor, age 86, died Saturday, February 17, 2018.

She was born in Jenkins County, owned and operated Taylor’s Restaurant for over 20 years, and was a member of Oak Hill Baptist Church..

She was preceded in death by her parents, Jesse M. and Inez Johnson, sisters and brother, Marguerite, Katherine, and Edward.

Visitation was held on Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at 10 a.m. until the service at 11 a.m. at Oak Hill Baptist Church with Revs. Jamie Archer and Butch Taylor officiating. Burial followed in the church cemetery.

Survivors include her daughters, Vicky Click (Kenny) of Southport, NC and Frankie Jean Taylor of Millen; her sons, Tony Hinson (JoElla) of Pooler, Ricky Taylor (Marie) of Millen, Keith Taylor (Beverly) of Martinez; a sister, Betty Echols; a brother, Jesse Johnson (Shirley) of Millen; grandchildren, Chris and Jason Hinson, Heather Phelps, Jennifer Davis, Jody Clayton, Richard Taylor, Jada Dailey, Luke Morris, Ashley Carlsson, and Caroline Taylor; 12 great-grandchildren and 2 great-great-grandchildren.

Active pallbearers were grandsons and nephews.

Honorary pallbearers were members of the Golden Girls Sunday School Class.

Memorials may be made to the Oak Hill Baptist Church Building Fund, 3233 Oak Hill Rd., Millen, GA 30442.

Crowe-Fields Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

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