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A Memorial Service for Willie Estelle Harthcock Taylor age 84 of Houston, TX will be held Wednesday, July 20, 2016 at 2 P.M, St. Mary’s Episcopal Church in Lexington, MS.  Reception will follow at the home of Jan and Mills Heard.
Willie was born on March 10, 1932 in Eulogy, MS and passed away on Wednesday, June 22, 2016 at Kindred Health Hospital, Pasadena, TX after a series of health complications.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Billy and Daisy; sister Annie; brothers, Bobby, Roy J. and Donnie; and her oldest son Phillip Porch.
Willie will be missed by her husband of fifty-nine years Van Taylor, Jr. of Houston, TX, daughters, Deborah Stevens of Dallas, TX, Vanessa Rucker of Tucson, AZ; son Ernie Taylor, III of Mount Holly, NC; sister Jan Heard of Lexington, MS; five grandchildren; and six great grandchildren. She will be remembered as a devoted and compassionate wife and mother.
In loving memory of Willie, donations may be made to a church or charity of your choice.

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