Merle Brewer Taylor died July 23, 2020, at Hospice Ministries in Ridgeland, Miss.
She was predeceased by two brothers, Clarence and Earl Brewer; and her husband, Robert Taylor.
Ms. Taylor is survived by sons, Buddy James of Brandon, Tommy James (Debbie) of Byram, and Jeffery James (Judy) of Brandon; four grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
Visitation was held at New Hope Baptist Church in Magee on July 28, 2020, from 10 until 11 a.m. A graveside service followed at 11 a.m. Tutor Funeral Home of Magee handled arrangements.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Welsh Baptist Church, Welsh, LA.