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Billie Ruth Reynolds Taylor (02-25-2016)
Photo of Billie Ruth Reynolds TaylorFuneral services for
Mrs. Billie Ruth Reynolds
Taylor, 86, were held at
10 a.m. on Thursday, February
18, 2016, at Farrar
Funeral Home with Bro.
Hugh Gower and Bro. Terry
Cole officiating. Burial was
at Liberty Cemetery near
Mrs. Taylor, a retired
bookkeeper, went to her
heavenly home February
14, 2016. She was a lifelong
resident of Union Parish
and a member of Ward’s
Chapel Church of Christ.
She was an avid fisherman
who fished daily on Lake
D’Arbonne. Mrs. Taylor
was an excellent cook and
loved being a hostess to her family and friends. She enjoyed
crocheting, was a talented seamstress and made
beautiful porcelain dolls. After retirement, she enjoyed
ceramics and friends at the Spearsville Community Center.
Mrs. Taylor loved motorcycles and took a cross-country
ride to California at the age of 76. Mrs. Taylor loved her
family dearly and was a fighter that never gave up. She
was a very giving and generous soul.
She was preceded in death by: Her parents, Dalton and
Eva Hollis; three brothers – Jerry Hollis, Bobby Hollis and
J.W. Hollis; husbands John Miller Reynolds and Malcum
Taylor; and grandson, Matt Taylor.
Left to cherish her memory are: Her two sons – Jimmy
Reynolds and wife Cindy and Pete Reynolds and wife
Glenda, all of Linville; a daughter, Linda Reynolds Vela
of West Sacramento, Calif.; three brothers – David Hollis
and Ricky Hollis, both of Shreveport, and Sammy Hollis
and wife Cathy of Baton Rouge; two sisters-in-law – Marcelle
Hollis and Freda Hinze; seven grandchildren – Hope
Love and husband Bill of West Monroe, Shaun Reynolds
and wife Rachel of India, Stacy Case and husband Jason
of Downsville, Lisa Leach of West Sacramento, Calif.,
Kelly Meeks and fiancé Matt Cox of West Sacramento,
Calif., Amy Green and husband Greg of Farmerville and
Carla McPherson and husband Matt of Linville; 13 great
grandchildren – Colby Green, Skylar Breen, Caroline
McPherson, Jackson Case, Luke Reynolds, Hayden Meeks, Savannah Green, Benton Case, Miles McPherson, Andrew
Reynolds, Jude Reynolds, Miller McPherson and Tristan
Pallbearers were Matt McPherson, Greg Green, Bill
Love, Jason Case, Colby Green, Tommy Hollis and Greg
Visitation was Wednesday, February 17, 2016, at the
funeral home.
Online messages for the family may be left at farrarfu