Originally created 06/14/05

Mrs. America Kaylor (AUGUSTA, Ga.)



AUGUSTA, Ga. - America Simonds Kaylor, age 89, of Augusta, GA, passed away Wednesday, June 8th, 2005 at the Burke County Hospital. Mrs. Kaylor was a native of Cherokee County, NC and was preceded in death by four sons, Richard, James "Spud", Steve and Bill Kaylor, one son-in-law, Ronald Key, one grandson, Travis Kaylor and her husband, James Otis Kaylor. She was a member of the Salem Baptist Church and was the last of fourteen children born to John Henry & Lizzie Henson Simonds. Survivors include two sons, Charles Kaylor of Aiken, SC, Ralph Kaylor of Evans, GA; one daughter, Carolyn Kaylor Key of Augusta, GA; eight grandchildren; thirteen great-grandchildren. Funeral services were conducted Sunday, June 12th at 2:00 p.m. from the Akins of Copperhill Chapel with Rev. Danny Kaylor officiating. Music was by Tammy Kaylor. Pallbearers included, Wayne Stillwell, Jonathan Kaylor, Ron Key, Dale Kaylor and Chris Glisson. Interment followed in the Mac edonia "Wolf Creek" church cemetery. Akins Funeral Home of Copperhill in charge of the arrangements. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle June 14, 2005