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Rose Allison Taylor

July 2, 1949 — February 22, 2021

Meadowview, VA – Rose Allison Taylor, age 71, passed on Monday, February 22, 2021, in Johnston Memorial Hospital.  Rose was a licensed LPN with a passion for caregiving.  She loved bingo, traveling, cooking, family, friends, and her two dogs, Diesel and Will.  She attended Mt. View Baptist Church and will be remembered as a loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister, aunt, cousin, and friend. 

Rose was preceded in death by her parents, William and Vivian Farris Allison; brother, George Allison; niece, Karen Bates; and great nephew, Brandon Yarber. 

She is survived by her husband, Ira Taylor; daughters, Robin Barbrow, and Cynthia Vaughan and husband David; sons, Stacy Greer and wife Arianne, and Cody Taylor and wife MaCayla; special niece, Lisa Johnson; grandchildren, Desirae Porter, Jeremy Greer, Stella Greer, Ethan Rowe, Madilynn Taylor, Kashton Taylor, and Laura Canter; great grandchildren, Jaxson Porter, Jayda Porter, and Jordan Poston; sister, Cora Gillespie; nephews, Jim Allison and Sam Gillespie; and several nieces and nephews. 

The family would like to extend special thanks to the Johnston Memorial 2100 staff, Emergency Room staff, ICU staff, and the Cancer Center staff, as well as the Johnson City Medical Center Emergency Room and ICU staff. In lieu of flowers, please make memorial contributions to the American Cancer Society,, in Mrs. Taylor’s name. 

Dur to COVID-19, services were not scheduled at the time of her passing, but are now scheduled for Sunday, July 11, 2021 from 2:00 P.M. to 5:00 P.M. at the Meadowview Community Center.

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The family of Rose Allison Taylor is in the care of the Main Street Chapel of Farris Funeral Service, 427 East Main Street, Abingdon, VA 24210 (276-623-2700).
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