Cumberland Times-News

February 2, 2014


Cumberland Times-News

— ELLERSLIE —Anna Stacia

Taylor, 89, of Ellerslie, passed

away Friday, Jan. 31, 2014 at

Ruby Memorial Hospital.

Born July 21, 1924, in

National, Mrs. Taylor was the

daughter of the late Peter

Michael Morris and Edna Mae

(DeVore) Morris. She was

also preceded in death by two

brothers, James and Richard

Morris; and a sister, Shirley


Anna was a former employee

of the Celanese Fiber Corporation

of America supporting

the war effort, then at

Crystal Laundry before

becoming a housewife and

homemaker. She enjoyed fishing

and canoeing at their

camp at Little Orleans for over

40 years.

Anna is survived by her husband

of 61 years, Charles Taylor;

her nieces, who were more

like daughters, Carol A. Hillegas

and husband, Earl and

Theresa A. Stevens and husband,

Larry, all of LaVale. She

also leaves behind her sisters,

Mary Plummer, LaVale and

Delores Stottlemeyer, Rawlings;

her brother, the Reverend

Francis Morris and

wife, Shirley, Cumberland; as

well as numerous other nieces

and nephews; and her two

dogs, Riley and Bailey.

Friends will be received at

the Adams Family Funeral

Home, P.A., 404 Decatur

Street, Cumberland, MD,

(www.AdamsFamilyFuneral- on Tuesday, Feb.

4, 2014 from 6 to 9 p.m.

A funeral service will be

conducted at the funeral

home on Wednesday, Feb. 5,

2014 at 11 a.m. with Pastor

Larry Stevens officiating.

The family will also receive

friends one hour prior to the


Interment will be in Sunset

Memorial Park.

Pallbearers will be Steven

Hillegas, Roland Smith, Jesse

Stevens, and Virgil Taylor Jr.

Honorary pallbearers will be

Brian Hillegas and Matthew