Originally created 07/15/06

Florine Cullen Taylor (TEGA CAY, S.C.)



TEGA CAY, S.C. - Mrs. Florine Bossa Cullen Taylor, age 85, of Tega Cay and formerly of Jackson, S.C., died Thursday, July 13, 2006, at her son's home. The funeral will be at 3 pm. Sunday, July 16, 2006 at First Baptist Church in Fort Mill, with the Revs. Jeff Bedwell, Ralph Riley and Benny Wade officiating. Burial will be at noon, Monday, July 17, 2006 at Jackson Memorial Cemetery in Jackson. A native of Oilton, Oklahoma, Mrs. Taylor was a daughter of the late Wilbert Albert Bossa and Betty Johnson Bossa. She graduated from Maud High School in Maud, Oklahoma. Mrs. Taylor was a homemaker, was a member of First Baptist Church, and was a member of the Jackson Eastern Star. She enjoyed crocheting. She was the widow of Orville Cullen, who died in 1969; and was the widow of Al Taylor, who died in 1998. Surviving are her son, Bobby O. Cullen, Sr. and his wife, Linda of Tega Cay; her brother, Calvin A. Bossa of Duncan, Oklahoma; her granddaughter, Rene???? Franklin of Tega Cay; her great-grandchild, Adam Franklin of Tega Cay; and many nieces and nephews, including Patricia Gilbert of Augusta, Ga. and Fred Rader of Henryetta, Okla. which she helped raise. She was preceded in death by her grandson, Bobby O. Cullen Jr. and her sister, Thelma Thompson. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m., Saturday, July 15, 2006 at Wolfe Funeral Home and other times at the home. Memorials may be made to the Bobby O. Cullen Jr. Memorial Scholarship, ATTN: Coak Matthews, c/o Henderson State University, 1110 Henderson St., Arkadelphia, AR 71999. Wolfe Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle-July 15, 2006