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Raymond Frances Taylor

December 18, 1942 - May 25, 2021

On Tuesday, May 25, 2021, Raymond Frances Taylor went home to be with the Lord.

Raymond Frances was born on December 18, 1942, in Amherst, VA to the late Raymond Alexander Williams and Mary Frances Wade Williams. Raymond Frances was preceded in death by her sisters; Grace Lewis, Betty Walker; brothers Amos Williams and Carl Williams Sr.

Raymond Frances was a member of Pilgrim Baptist Church in Roanoke, VA, where she joined the Mass Choir. She was a member of the Mass Choir for a number of years, until she relocated back to Lynchburg, VA.

Being a hair stylist and working in a greenhouse with the many plants and flowers that she enjoyed so much, played a major role in her life.

Raymond Frances leaves to mourn her children, Regina D. Ford of Charlotte, NC, Andre D. Taylor of Roanoke, VA, Terriss S. Taylor (Carla) of Lynchburg, VA and Wayne Smith, Jr. of Roanoke, VA, A sister Helen B. Williams of Amherst, VA and a brother John Williams of Lynchburg, VA; also, a host of grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces, nephews and friends.

A celebration of Life will be held on 2:00 pm Sunday May 30, 2021 at Tharp Funeral Home Lynchburg Chapel. At the family’s request, masks are still required to be worn.

Love Lives On

Those we love remain with us
for love itself lives on,
and cherished memories never fade
because a loved one’s gone.
Those we love can never be
more than a thought apart,
far as long as there is memory,
they’ll live on in the heart.

-Anonymous-

Tharp Funeral Home & Crematory, Lynchburg, is assisting the family.

Click here to watch Mrs. Taylor’s Tribute DVD
View Raymond Frances Taylor’s Service Program Here

A Celebration of Life will be held on 2:00 pm Sunday, May 30, 2021 at Tharp Funeral Home Lynchburg Chapel.  

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To the family sorry for your loss. May the eternal promise of Jesus bring you comfort, strength, and peace during this difficult time. Isabella Moore Tega Cay, SC

Posted by Isabella J Moore on June 5, 2021

Sorry for your loss may god be with you and your family

Posted by Barbara Smith on May 30, 2021

Sorry for your may god bless you and your family

Posted by Barbara Smith on May 30, 2021

Sorry for your may god bless you and your family

Posted by Barbara Smith on May 30, 2021

Condolences to the family. May God give you the strength you need. Keeping you all in my prayers. Love always

Posted by Edwina F Smith on May 30, 2021

May God give you all strength and comfort during this time. You all are in my prayers.

Posted by Shaye Smith on May 30, 2021

My condolences to you and your family Regina. You are in my prayers.

Posted by Del Peay on May 29, 2021

to the family so sorry for you loss my prayers are with you

Posted by Lillie Vinson on May 29, 2021

to the family so sorry for you loss my prayers are with you

Posted by Lillie Vinson on May 29, 2021

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