Juanita Taylor (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

AUGUSTA, Ga. - Entered into rest Wednesday, December 2, 2010, Juanita Taylor, wife of Edward L. Taylor. Mrs. Taylor was a member of Hillcrest Baptist Church, as was active in all church activities. She loved children and had a passion for cooking. Juanita would spend hours on end watching the cooking channels and researching cookbooks and magazines for just the right recipe to prepare. She loved hosting dinner parties, although most of her time was spent in the kitchen and serving others. She was the owner and operator of Mount Vernon Nursery and Day Care, and Meadowbrook Day Care, also she managed a day care facility from her home for 30 years. Mrs. Taylor was nominated by Tonya Taylor for Columbia County's Chef of the Week on August 31st 1995 for her White Chocolate Cake with Raspberry Butter Cream Frosting. Family members include: daughter: Sheryl Ann Foshee Blair (Herchel Wayne) of Grovetown GA, sons: James Madison Foshee, II (Tina Kay Easler) of Hephzibah, GA, Anthony Shawn Foshee (Jackie Dossett) North Augusta, SC, grandchildren: Brittany Ann Blair Cliett, Taylor Leann Blair, Stephanie Renee Whitaker Jensen (Scott Michael Jensen) of Hephzibah, GA, the late Britannica Foshee, Chastity Leigh Foshee Lee (Samuel Griffin Lee),of North Augusta, SC, Elizabeth Branigan Foshee Collier (Ronnie Lewis Collier, Jr.) of Grovetown, GA, Daniel Thomas Bell of Martinez, GA, Lindsay Marie Foshee Straughn (Ryan Seth Straughn) of Grovetown, GA, Megan Madison Foshee, Clayton Carl Foshee, James Madison Foshee, III, Andrew James Foshee, Amber Leigh Dossett, DaKota "Cody" Allen Dossett, great-granchildren: Makayla Ann and William Edward Bell, Austin Bo James, Cara Lynn Jensen, Harrison Ethan Lee, Allysa Leigh Lee, Leanna Nicole Lee, Adam James Collier, Morgan Rebecca Collier, Kayleigh Elizabeth Marsh, Madison Suzanne Collier, Dixie Rose Baughman, Georgia Faith Baughman, Christian Blake Straughn, Coleman Isaac Straughn, sisters: Betty Jean Free (deceased), Doris Odessa Free Ballard (William "Huck" Ballard, deceased) of Andalusia, AL, Algie Marlene Oakes (Unvis Ray Oakes, both deceased), Elsie Marie Free Sheffield (John Sheffield) of Seminole, AL, Roberta Fay Free Courson (Richard Courson) of Brundidge, AL. Funeral services will be held Monday, December 6, 2010 at 3:00 P.M. in the Chapel of Thomas Poteet & Son with Dr. L. Gordon Robinson officiating. Interment will follow at Westover Memorial Park. Pallbearers will be Todd Williams, Steve Raburn, James M. Foshee, Clayton Foshee, Samuel Griff Lee, Donnie Davidson, Ronnie Collier. Memorials contributions may be made to: John Dela Howe School, 192 Gettys Road, McCormack, SC 29835. The family will receive friends Sunday evening from 4:00 P.M. until 6:00 P.M. at Thomas Poteet & Son Funeral Directors, 214 Davis Rd., Augusta, GA 30907 (706) 364-8484. Please sign the guestbook at www.thomaspoteet.com Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle-December 4, 2010