West Chesterfield- Virginia A. “Ginger” Taylor, 92, of Stage Road, a resident of West Chesterfield since 1956 died Saturday night, September 9, 2017 in the comfort of her home following a brief illness.
Mrs. Taylor was born in Hinsdale, N.H. on May 14, 1925 the daughter of Bion and Ida (Scranton) Worden. She was raised and educated in Brattleboro graduating from Brattleboro High School, Class of 1943.
She had been employed at the former Minshall-Estey Organ Company, Dunham Shoe Company and several other local manufacturers
Steadfast in her walk of faith, she was a member of First United Methodist Church for over 75 years and taught Sunday school for over 50 years.
She was the genealogist in the family researching her family’s history for over 50 years amassing many volumes of family historical data. Mrs. Taylor’s life mostly centered around her family and she especially enjoyed the holidays and family gatherings
On November 6, 1950 in Brattleboro she was married to Henry Taylor who predeceased her on February 21, 1966.
Survivors include one brother, David Worden and his wife Darlene of West Chesterfield, a sister, Barbara King of Middletown, RI and many nieces, nephews and several great nieces and great nephews.
She was predeceased by one sister, Ruth Ellis and a brother, John Worden.
Graveside committal services will be conducted Saturday at 11:00 AM in Meetinghouse Hill Cemetery with Pastor Nami Yu officiating. A reception will follow the services to be held at the First United Methodist Church on Town Crier Drive.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Mrs. Taylor’s name may be made to First United Methodist Church, 18 Town Crier Drive, Brattleboro, VT 05301.