Rita Ann Taylor

February 1, 1961 - September 1, 2010
Rita Ann Taylor

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Rita Barton Taylor, 49 of Brevard died Wednesday, September 1, 2010 at Mission Hospital. Born in Transylvania County she was a daughter of Beatrice Barton of Brevard and the late Fred G. Barton. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Robert Taylor in February; and two brothers Benny Barton and Dan Barton.

She was the former owner of Heritage Flowers in Hendersonville.

Surviving is a daughter Maria Barton of Pickens, SC; a son Adam Reese of Greenville, SC; four grandsons Kenny, Malcolm, Zeke, and Damian; sisters and brothers Barbara Harper of Rock Hill, SC, Douglas Barton, Linda Fisher, Kenneth Barton, and Helen Hoxit all of Brevard; and many nieces and nephews.

Services will be private.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Four Seasons Compassion for Life Elizabeth House, 571 S. Allen Road, Flat Rock, NC 28731.

To sign the online register book, please visit shulerfuneralhome.com. Shuler Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.

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  • September 04, 2010
    Barbara Pitcher says:
    Dear Rita: I love you and think of you often. You were a good and faithful friend to me when I owned Heritage Flowers. We had a lot of fun working together. You were one of the most kind-hearted and loving unconditionally people I have ever known. Rest in peace, my friend. Barbara Pitcher

  • September 07, 2010
    Randy Shelton says:
    To the Family of Rita Barton Taylor, I Truly send My Heartfelt Symathy. I Knew Rita thru her Brother Benny and Doug, and Mother Mrs. Beatrice Barton, Also I knew Her most for her God Given Talent of A Beautiful Singing voice, Her Love and Talent of Music and Hearing her singing Gospel songs at Church. Rita Came from a wonderful family and also gave back more in life than she rcieved. I Truly know she is now with her two Loving Brothers singing To Jesus. My Deepest Sympathy to all of her family. You Surly will be Missed. Randy Shelton

  • October 28, 2010
    Spud Taylor & Family says:
    We will miss you Rita. Prayers will be with your family