Name: Evelyn Reynolds
Birth: 24 OCT 1924
Death: 21 MAR 2009 in Stanford, Lincoln Co., KY
Reference Number: 109776
2009, Stanford, Lincoln Co., KY, Obituary
The Interior Journal, (Stanford, KY) - March 23, 2009
Evelyn Reynolds Taylor, 84, of Stanford, died Saturday, March 21 at her home. A native of Lincoln County, she was born Oct. 24, 1924, to the late Cloyd and Hazel Anderson Reynolds. She was manager and co-owner of Skytower Restaurant and Halls Gap Hotel, member of Pleasant View Baptist Church and widow of Henry Clay Blanton, Jr. and Jim Taylor, Sr.
She was also preceded in death by two brothers, Brad and Raymond Reynolds; and a sister, Sula Martin.
Survivors include five daughters, Rosalie (Hubert) Dowell of Crawfordsville, Ind., Joan Swallows of Wilmore, Hazel (Gene) Manuel of Northeast, Md., and Etta (Edd) Bailey and Connie Fowler both of Stanford; a stepson, Jimmy (Janie) Taylor of Stanford; three brothers, Harold Reynolds of Danville, Jim Reynolds of Somerset and Eugene Reynolds of Russellville; three sisters, Audrey Blankenship of Crab Orchard, Libby Hawkins of Columbus, Ind. and Glenda Estes of Stanford; 13 grandchildren; four step grandchildren; 23 great grandchildren; five step great grandchildren; one great, great granddaughter; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were March 25 at Spurlin Funeral Home with Revs. Aaron Hogue, Vola Brown and Chris McCombs officiating. Burial was in Double Springs Cemetery. Active pallbearers were Kurtis Manuel, Beau Neal, Tyler Pence, Colton Pence, Carl Woodrum, Tory Shivley. Honorary pallbearers were John James, Stephen Bailey, Rodney Manuel, Mike Estes, Tim Estes, and Don Story.
From: Diane Renfrow dhrenfrow(at)yahoo.com
Father: Cloyd Reynolds
Mother: Hazel Anderson