A native of White Castle and resident of Port Allen, she passed away at 3:20 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2013
. She was 57 and retired as the Manager of Residential Group Home of CNI. Visiting was at St. Joseph Baptist Church on Saturday, Aug. 10, 2013 from 9 a.m. until service at 11 a.m. conducted by Pastor Ronald C. Johnson. Interment in St. Joseph Baptist Church Cemetery. Survivors include her husband, Charles B. Taylor, Sr.; daughter, Tamika self; 2 adoptive daughters, Tameka Spriggs and Elizabeth Gilbert; son, Charles B. Taylor, Jr.; sisters, Dianne Johnson, Everlena Collins (Herman), Yvonne Carline (Brian); in-laws, Marilyn Taylor, Towanna Taylor and JoShawn Taylor; brothers, Charles Gilbert (Patricia), Floyd Gilbert (Jackie), Clent Gilbert (Rosalyn), Louis Gilbert (Merrial); in-laws, Derrick Taylor and Joseph Taylor; and six grandchildren. Preceded in death by her parents, Lubert and Elizabeth Gilbert; son, Marlon Taylor; brother, Randy Gilbert; and sister, Juanita Gilbert.