Marjorie Boyd Taylor, age 95, of Trenton, FL, went home to be with our Lord on Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at Suwannee Valley Care Center in Lake City, FL. She was born to William M. and Edna Crone Roberts on September 30, 1921 in Ashland, Ohio. She was a former resident of Ashland, Ohio for many years, retiring from ODOT in 1968. She was a member of the Trenton United Methodist Church where she taught Sunday School for many years. Marjorie was a former President of the United Methodist Women and a Red Cross volunteer at Samaritan Hospital for many years. She was also a past member of the Trenton Woman’s Club. She was very active in her church as Financial Secretary and Usher and was in charge of Ushers and Greeters. She was also active in many committees and activities. Marjorie was honored as a 65 year member of her sorority, Beta Sigma Phi. Her church activities and her sorority was her life in her later years and she enjoyed her friends and family.
Mrs. Taylor is preceded in death by her parents and her husbands, Alfred C. Taylor and the father of her children,Charles E. Boyd; her son, Robert C. Boyd; brother, Robert A. Roberts and step-sister, Evelyn Barnhill.
She is survived by her son, Ronald S. (Judy) Boyd of Trenton, FL and her six grandchildren, D. Susie (Bobby) Underwood of Bronson, FL, Steven (Leisha) Boyd of Starke, FL, Douglas (Cheryl) Boyd, Lexington, OH, Tammy Boyd Simmons of Columbus, OH, Brian Boyd of Ashland, OH and Sandra (Timothy) Prince of Brentwood, TN. She is also survived by seventeen great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.
A Memorial Service will be held at Trenton United Methodist Church on Saturday, September 23, 2017 at 11:00 A.M. with Pastor Dale Elzie officiating. In lieu of flowers her family has requested donations be made in her memory to Haven Hospice of the Tri-Counties, 311 NE 9th St., Chiefland, FL 32626.