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Frances Dixon Taylor

Frances Dixon Taylor, 81 of Pikeville passed away on March 13, 2015.

She worked alongside her husband, Kelly in the family business. She enjoyed cooking, gardening, and spending time with her grandchildren. Mrs. Taylor was of the Methodist faith. She was born April 2, 1933 in Crossville, the daughter of the late Ernest Dixon and Polly Rhea Dixon

She was preceded in death by her aforementioned parents; brother, Ernest N. Dixon, Jr.; sisters, Jean Hurst, Florence Fislar, and Nell Danley.

Left behind to cherish Frances’ memory are her husband of 64 years, Kelly V. Taylor, Pikeville; two sons, Kelly V. (Marjorie) Taylor, Jr., Crossville and Michael R. Taylor, Pikeville; daughter, Annette Taylor, Cummings, Georgia; grandchildren, Scarlett (Brent) Measles, Rachel (Ken) Martin, Lucas Buford Bilbrey, Kelly Ann Taylor Bilbrey, Lincoln Charles Bilbrey, Jennifer (Martin) Dyhr, William Kelly (Jaime) Taylor, and John Michael Taylor; great-grandchildren, James Martin, Cody Martin, Ellika Dyhr, and Everly Sue Dyhr; and several nieces, nephews, cousins, and special friends.

A Celebration of Frances’ Life was held on March 17 at 2:00 p.m. with Bro. Doyle Ashburn officiating. The family will received friends from 3-6 p.m. on Monday. Burial was in the Pikeville City Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be William Kelly Taylor, Lucas Buford Bilbrey, John Michael Taylor, Lincoln Charles Bilbrey, Darren Danley, and Brent Measles.

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Arrangements were entrusted to Pikeville Funeral Home in Pikeville.

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