Elsie Bissette Taylor

July 19, 1927September 30, 2020

Elsie Bissette Taylor, 93, of Wilson passed away Wednesday. A graveside funeral service will be conducted 11:00 a.m. Saturday, October 3, 2020, in Evergreen Memorial Park, Wilson, NC.

The family will receive friends Friday, from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m., at Thomas-Yelverton Funeral Home, 2704 Nash St. N, Wilson, NC.

Elsie was the owner and operator of Play Haven Nursery for a number of years. She was dearly loved and will be greatly missed.

Surviving are her son, Wilbur Baker of Chesapeake, VA; four grandchildren; four great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Horace Taylor; two daughters, Mary Hope Young and Teena Gardner Lamm; one grandson, Wilbur Baker, Jr.; parents, Arthur and Mary Brantley Bissette; two sisters; one brother.

Funeral services are under the direction of Thomas-Yelverton Funeral Home, Wilson, NC. Online condolences may be sent by visiting


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