Nettie Jean Taylor

Published 12:00 am Monday, July 25, 2016

Graveside services for Nettie Jean Addison Taylor,
87, will be held Wednesday, July 27, 2016, at 1 p.m. at Beech Grove Cemetery, under the direction of Labby Memorial Funeral Home of Leesville.
Nettie the daughter of Olin and Lois Addison, was born on July 10, 1929 in Beaumont, Texas. She
passed away on Thursday, July 21, 2016, in Lake Charles.
Nettie, was raised in Anacoco and attended Anacoco School. Mrs. Nettie was a member of the First Baptist Church of Anacoco. In 1947 she married her loving husband, Douglas Lee
Taylor, Sr.
She called Lake Charles home where she, her husband and children lived for 40+ years before moving back to Anacoco after her husband’s retirement in 1980. She was a loving and devoted Christian, wife, mother, grandmother,
grate grandmother and friend to many.
Nettie Jean was flamboyant with a marvelous creative and artistically talented eye for fashion and decorating. Loved bird watching, especially from her breakfast window where they came to feed and
sing in the morning light. She was a marvelous cook and baker who opened her heart to friends and family in celebration of the Lord.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Douglas Lee Taylor Sr.; son, Robin Gregory Taylor; parents,
Olen Sr. and Lois Addison; four brothers, Olen Addison Jr., Malcolm Addison, Edward Donald Addison and Jimmy Dale Addison.
She is survived by one son, Douglas Lee Taylor, Jr, Florein; one sister, Wanda Addison Franklin of Texas; five
grandchildren, five great-grandchildren and many nieces, nephews and cousins.