Annie Taylor


TAYLOR, Annie Faye, age 87, of Fayetteville, Tennessee, passed away on Thursday, Nov. 11, 2021, at Donalson Care Center. She was born on Sept. 23, 1934, in Lincoln County, Tennessee, the daughter of the late Susie Simmons and James Edgar Simmons. She was a member of West End Baptist Church. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, James Raymond Taylor; grandchildren, Jennifer Lynn Taylor and Chad Morris; sisters, Laura Taylor, Norma Lee Allen and Mattie Beverly; and brothers, Willie Tom Simmons and Glen Simmons. Mrs. Taylor is survived by her daughters, Nancy Taylor (Steve) Haas of Winchester, Tennessee, and Annette Taylor (Anthony) Hicklen of Ardmore, Alabama; son, Roy G. (Samantha) Taylor of Fayetteville; grandchildren, Jeremy Taylor, Stacey Lloyd, Kendra Taylor, Phillip Morris, Jay Scott, Jesse Scott and Ross Hoffman; 15 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren. Visitation was held on Saturday, Nov. 13, 2021, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Gallant-Riverview Funeral Home in Fayetteville. Funeral services were held on Saturday, Nov. 13, 2021, at 1 p.m. in the chapel of Gallant-Riverview Funeral Home with Rev. Mike Johnson officiating. Burial followed in Prospect Cemetery. Gallant-Riverview Funeral Home, 508 West College St., Fayetteville, TN, 37334, 931-433-4511. Send online condolences to