Funeral services for Mrs. Vernell Gumm Edwards, 82, were held today (Tuesday, May 14, 2013) at 11 a.m. at First United Pentecostal Church, Cotton Valley, with Rev. Kenneth DeHart officiating. Interment followed in Cotton Valley Cemetery, under the direction of Bailey Funeral Home, Cotton Valley.
Visitation was held Monday, May 13, 2013 from 5 until 8 p.m. at First United Pentecostal Church in Cotton Valley.
Mrs. Edwards was born March 16, 1931 to Earl and Bennie Bulla Gumm in Diboll, Texas and passed away Saturday, May 11, 2013 in Minden. She was a former resident of Springhill and a member of First United Methodist Church in Cotton Valley. She was a homemaker and is preceded in death by her parents; her husbands, Oscar Vency Taylor and Graham Barr Edwards; sister, Mildred Roberts and brother, Robert Gumm.
She is survived by her sons, Dennis Ray Taylor and wife, Melanie of Willis, Texas, Richard Lee Taylor and wife, Peggy of Minden, Norman Vency Taylor of Cotton Valley and David Wayne Taylor of Springhill; grandchildren, Eric Taylor, Steven Taylor and wife, Meloney, Randi Rause, Rhonda Taylor, Jeremy Taylor, Jennifer Taylor, Ricky Taylor and Cody Robins.
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