OBITUARY

Betty H High Taylor

October 24, 1932December 28, 2012
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Betty High Taylor, 80 of New Bern passed away Friday, December 28, 2012 at CarolinaEast Medical Center.

Betty was a dedicated member of Colony Baptist Church.

She is preceded in death by her parents Oscar and Mary High; husband, James Elery Taylor; daughter, Paula Darlene Taylor; two brothers, Herman High and Charles High.

She is survived by her son, James E.Taylor, Jr. of New Bern; two daughters, Sherry Bouher of New Bern and Terrie Jeanine Taylor of Chadbourn; one brother Jerry High of Whiteville; two sisters, Lucille Hooks and Margaret Jernigan both of Whiteville; six grandchildren, James E. “Trey” Taylor III, Erin Elizabeth Taylor, Tammy Jeanine Heath, Kenneth A. “Jamie” Melton, Jr., James Lee Bouher and Taya Bouher ; 4 great grandchildren.

Services will be at 11:00 am Wednesday, January 2, 2013 at Colony Baptist Church. Burial will follow at Greenleaf Memorial Park. The family will receive friends at Cotten Funeral Home Tuesday, January 1, 2013 from 6:00-8:00pm.

Arrangements by Cotten Funeral Home and Crematory

Services

  • Visitation Tuesday, January 1, 2013
  • Funeral Service Wednesday, January 2, 2013
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Ann Lavelle

January 11, 2013

Sherry, Terry and Jimmy. So sorry to hear of Aunt Betty's passing. My prayers are with you. She's with the Lord.

Charlis Ford

January 5, 2013

Our love, thoughts and prayers are with you all.

Charlis Ford

January 2, 2013

Our thoughts and prayers are with you all during this time. Find peace in knowing Aunt Betty is now with Paula and Uncle Elery. What a wonderful way for her to start the new year though she will be greatly missed on earth. Our love and prayers are with you all. Love, Aunt Marie, Roggie, Charlie's and families.

Charlis Ford

January 2, 2013

Our thoughts and prayers are with you all during this time. Find peace in knowing Aunt Betty is now with Paula and Uncle Elery. What a wonderful way for her to start the new year though she will be greatly missed on earth. Our love and prayers are with you all. Love, Aunt Marie, Roggie, Charlie's and families.

Al Rouse

January 2, 2013

For Betty's family, I am sorry for your loss. Betty was a dear friend to me. We met 24 years ago, at Colony Baptist Church, and though I have since moved on to another church, I was always greeted with a loving smile and hug. She will see us all at the Pearly Gates of Heaven.

January 2, 2013

So sorry to hear of your loss. Your mom was such a sweet person. I know Rick thought so much of her and your dad. Prayers are with you.

Rick and Sherrie West

Roger Taylor

December 31, 2012

Jimmy, Sherry and Terry so sorry to hear about aunt Betty's passing. Just know that she is now with the Lord and rejoicing. It is not goodbye it is see you a little later. I loved aunt Betty she was always good to me. Your families are in our thoughts and prayers.
Roger, Michele and Aunt Marie.

December 30, 2012

Jimmy and Sissy and family. I am so sorry for your loss. Your mom was a nice lady. Love to you all. Rose Humphrey-Harris

Krystal Williams

December 30, 2012

Truly sorry to hear of Betty's passing. Praying for her family.

FROM THE FAMILY

Betty