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Okelee Mast Taylor PDF Print
Written by Karen Ventrone   
Monday, 23 December 2013 17:47

Okelee Taylor, age 81, of Statesville Road, Wilkesboro, passed away Saturday morning, December 21, 2013, at her home.

Mrs. Taylor was born December 19, 1932 in Watauga County, a daughter of the late John Ira Mast and Pearl Phillips Mast. She was a retired Licensed Practical Nurse. Mrs. Taylor is survived by one son, Rodney Taylor of the home, and one daughter, Tammy Taylor of Wilkesboro. She is also survived by nine grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Talmadge Taylor, and one brother, Donald Mast.

Funeral services for Okelee Mast Taylor will be conducted Friday afternoon, December 27, 2013, at 2:00 o'clock, at Hampton Funeral Home Chapel. The body will lie in state, at the chapel, from 1:00 until 2:00 o'clock. Officiating will be Reverend Richard Trivette. Burial will follow in the Mast Cemetery.

The family will receive friends Friday afternoon, from 1:00 until 2:00 o'clock, at the funeral home, prior to the service.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the family, in care of Rodney Taylor, 1850 Statesville Road, Wilkesboro, North Carolina, 28697.

Online condolences may be sent to the Taylor family at

Hampton Funeral and Cremation Service is in charge of the arrangements.




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