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Obituary: Grace Parker Taylor

Grace Parker Taylor

1912 ~ 2007

Grace went home to her Heavenly Father on October 5, 2007. Grace had spent the last seven years of her life with her loving daughter, Lari and her family in Gilbert, Arizona.Grace was born June 22, 1912 to Ernest Mitchell and Edna Moyle Parker in American Fork, Utah. She grew up in American Fork with a lot of cousins and family always around. After graduating from American Fork High School, she attended BYU and graduated with her teaching degree. She taught school in Utah County for several years. She then went to Salt Lake City and worked for the Tribune. While living in Salt Lake, she began singing with The Mormon Tabernacle Choir. She sang in the choir until 1972 and enjoyed the wonderful experiences that she had with the choir. Grace married Bert S. Taylor in the Salt Lake Temple on September 19, 1952.

They had two daughters, Lari (Michael) Smith, Gilbert, AZ and Linda (Martell) Brower, Freedom, WY. Grace has 12 grandchildren and seven great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Bert, her mother and father, two sisters, one brother and one grandson.

Funeral services will be held on Thursday, Oct 18, 2007 at 10 a.m. in the Anderson & Sons Mortuary, 49 E. 100 N., American Fork, Utah with a viewing from 9:00-9:45 a.m.

Burial, American Fork Cemetery. WE LOVE YOU MOM!!!