WAYNESVILLE — Lucille Wright Taylor, 100, passed away on Friday, March 20, 2020, at Haywood Lodge and Retirement Center.

Lucille was born in Haywood County on Nov. 19, 1919, to the late John and Eva Robinson Wright. She enjoyed sewing, needlepoint, knitting, and crocheting.

Lucille was a charter member of Faith United Methodist Church where she sang in the choir and taught Sunday School and Bible School. She retired from Wellco after 40 years of faithful service. Lucille was also a member of the Red Hatters.

In addition to her parents, Lucille was preceded in death by her husband, Guilford Taylor; six brothers and three sisters.

Lucille is survived by her nephew, Winfred Wright, Jr.; and two nieces, Ann Owen and Laura Wood.

Private graveside services are planned.

Memorial contributions may be made to Faith United Methodist Church c/o Susan Trantham, PO Box 713, Canton, NC 28716.

A message of comfort may be left for the family and an online guest registry may be signed at www.garrettfuneralsandcremations.com.

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