Cage-Mills Funeral Directors

4901 Everhart Road, Corpus Christi, TX


Phyllis Kell Taylor

March 5, 1928March 4, 2020

PHYLLIS KELL TAYLOR passed away at the age of 91, just missing her 92nd birthday by one day. She was born on March 5, 1928 in Racoon Township, Illinois to Roy and Thelma Kell. Phyllis graduated from William Woods College in Fulton, Missouri in 1947. She was an active member of First Christian Church for over 50 years, and active in Pharmaceutical Auxiliary and PTA. She enjoyed sewing, reading, being with family, and her church. She was a great listener, always positive, she had simple Mid-West common sense. Phyllis was preceded in death by her husband of 58 years, William D. Taylor, Sr. She is survived by her sister, Sandy Garner from Salem, IL; Daughter Jeanne (Steve) Luker of Corpus Christi, TX; Son, William D. (Sandra) Taylor, Jr. of Laredo; Grandchildren, Austin (Shae) Luker, Stephanie (Garrett) Luker Weidman, William D. Taylor, III, Antonia Taylor, Valena (Jose) Hanson, Ricky Hanson Great-grandchildren, Griffin Biden, Grant Weidman, Kennedy Weidman, Cairo Hanson, Khloe Jacquez, Leighton Tate Luker—due to be born May/2020 Nieces, Lara (Dan) Friedhof, Kelly (Ryan) Giusti Great Nieces, Candace (Will) Blackburn, Molly Giusti

Celebration of Life Memorial Service to be held at First Christian Church, 3401 Santa Fe St., Corpus Christi, TX on Saturday, March 7, 2020 at 11:00 a.m.

Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at: www.cagemillsfuneraldirectors.com for the Taylor family.


  • William D. Taylor, Sr., Husband (deceased)
  • Jeanne (Steve) Luker, Daughter
  • William D. Taylor, Jr., Son
  • Sandy Garner, Sister
  • Austin (Shae) Luker, Grandchild
  • Stephanie (Garrett) Luker Weldman, Grandchild
  • William D. Taylor, III, Grandchild
  • Antonia Taylor, Grandchild
  • Valena (Jose) Hanson, Grandchild
  • Ricky Hanson, Grandchild
  • Griffin Biden, Great Grandchild
  • Grant Weidman, Great Grandchild
  • Kennedy Weidman, Great Grandchild
  • Leighton Tate Luker (due May/2020), Great Grandchild
  • Cairo Hanson, Great Grandchild
  • Khloe Jacquez, Great Grandchild
  • Lara (Dan) Friedhof, Niece
  • Kelly (Ryan) Giusti, Niece
  • Candace (Will) Blackburn, Great niece
  • Molly Giusti, Great niece


  • Celebration of Life Saturday, March 7, 2020


Phyllis Kell Taylor

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Janene Tijerina

March 7, 2020

Such a warm, vivacious lady with so much love in her heart. Jeanne Babe and her family lost a beautiful person here on earth but gained an angel to look over everyone in her family. Phyllis will never be forgotten in my heart, such a treasure to have known her on this earth.