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Anna Pabst Matthews

Sept. 8, 1948 ~ July 9, 2019

Services will be held: July 20, 2019

Wiley Max Altman, Sr.

September 14, 1932 ~ July 14, 2019

Services will be held: July 18, 2019

Mark Wilson

August 30, 1960 ~ July 13, 2019

Services will be held: July 17, 2019

Lloyd Douglas Jones

March 17, 1945 ~ July 12, 2019

Services will be held: July 15, 2019

Martha “Anne” Garner

May 11, 1943 ~ July 11, 2019

Services will be held: July 14, 2019

Linda Golden Brown

November 29, 1944 ~ July 10, 2019

Services will be held: July 15, 2019

Edward “Ed” Wesley Padfield, Jr.

July 29, 1942 ~ July 8, 2019

Services will be held: July 12, 2019

Bryan-Lee Funeral Homes

Lindsay H. Rush

August 19, 1927 ~ June 26, 2019

Services will be held: July 12, 2019

Patricia Carolyn Taylor

September 20, 1934 ~ May 2, 2019

GARNER- Patricia Carolyn Taylor, 84, died May 2, 2019 in her home. A native of Johnston County, she was born on September 20, 1934 to the late Winfred Page and Elsie Barber Taylor. She was a graduate of Cleveland School and attended Peace College, where she was named to the National Honor Society. She worked at Aeroglide Corp; NC Dept. of Conservation and Development and after 25 years of service, retired from Carolina Power and Light Company. She was an active member of Mt. Zion United Methodist Church, where she served on numerous committees.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her sister and brother-in-law, Barbara and Norwood Ennis.
Survivors include her nephew and niece-in-law, Winfred Craig and Jennifer Ennis; niece, Valerie Ennis and special friend, Doug Deal; great niece and her husband, Natalie and Carl Turrone; a great nephew and his wife, Cameron and Alex Ennis; a great-great nephew and niece, Levi and Paige Turrone, as well as many beloved family and friends.
A funeral service will be held Monday, 2:00 pm at Mt Zion United Methodist Church. Burial will follow in Leach-Taylor Family Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 12:30 – 1:45 pm at the church.
The family wishes to thank caregivers, Vivian, Bonita and Vonisha, as well as Heartland Hospice for the excellent care they provided. We could not have done it without them.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Heartland Hospice, 4505 Falls of Neuse Road, Raleigh, NC 27609 or a charity of your choice.


May 6, 2019

12:30-1:45 pm

Mt. Zion United Methodist Church

Burial will follow at Leach-Taylor Family Cemetery


May 6, 2019

2:00 pm

Mt. Zion United Methodist Church
15772 NC 50 Garner, NC 27529


  1. Shelia Brookover

    Pat was loved. Remembering her great hugs and laugh. Keeping the family in my thoughts and prayers.

  2. Bonnie Turner

    So very sorry to hear about Patricia. She was such a sweet lady. I know she and Bobbie and Norwood are enjoying being in Gods care and out of pain. God Bless you all. My love and sympathy to each of y’all. ❤

  3. jan julien

    A true handmaiden of th e Lord! One of the first ladies to greet me and invite me into the fellowship of Mt. Zion women. I will miss her inspiration and grace!

  4. Katie Waters

    My heart melts when I think of Ms. Pat. She was REAL , Really Entertaining And Loving. A GENUINE person who loved her Lord and her church.
    We will miss you Ms. Pat. Your laughter lives on in our hearts and minds. Save us a seat close to you in Heaven.

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