Athens Review, Athens, Texas

January 11, 2013

Laura Hasley Taylor


Athens Daily Review

Athens —

Services for Laura Taylor Hasley, 79, of Athens have been scheduled for 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013 at Mt. Providence Baptist Church wit the Rev. Reginald Garrett and Leonard Jackson presiding.

Burial will be at North Athens Cemetery under the direction of Garrett and Tucker Funeral Directors.

Mrs. Taylor died Jan. 9, 2013 at a local hospital.

She was born July 30, 1933 in Athens to the late Albert Hasley and Malora Barrett Hasley.

Mrs. Taylor attended school at Fisher High School in Athens and received a Bachelors of Science Degree from Mary Allen College. She received her masters degree from East Texas State University.

Mrs. Taylor was a retired educator and a member of Mt. Providence Baptist Church.

She was an accomplished pianist, loved flowers and was a self taught floral designer.

Survivors include her brother Timmy Hasley, her son Terry Crayton, Dallas, daughters Sherry Warren and Jetta Bowman, Athens, Janet Patterson of Austin, brothers James Hasley and Albert Dean Hasley of Athens.

Mrs. Taylor has four grandchildren and six great grandchildren.

A public visitation will be held Saturday, Jan. 12, 2013 from 2-to-8 p.m at Garrett and Tucker Funeral Home.