Lois L. (Jewell) Taylor, 88, passed away on Sunday morning, April 15th, 2018 at her residence in Franklin.

She was born on March 29th, 1930 in Greenwood, Indiana to Daniel W. and Lillie Mae (DeWeese) Jewell. She married Rev. Gerald Gordon Taylor on February 4th, 1955. He preceded her in passing on Sunday, July 20th, 2014. She is survived by three daughters, Rose (David) Hoaglan; Beverly “B.J.” Taylor and Brenda Brickert; four grandchildren, Sherrie Sims, Timothy G. (Tiffany) Brickert, Rhiannon (Kevin) Pimentell, Travis G. (Jamie) Brickert; two step-grandchildren, Lara Hoaglan and Jenna Hoaglan; ten great grandchildren, Tori Pierce, William (Mariah) Murphy, Matthew (Caroline) Trackwell, Logan (Deborah) Brickert, Luke, Dakota Brickert, Brayden Hartle, Ava Pimentell, Julianna Brickert and Kayleigh Watkins and one brother, Dr. Kenneth T. (Marjorie) Jewell. She was preceded in passing by her parents; son, Gerald Wayne Taylor; grandson, Thomas G. Brickert; brother, Edgar Raymond Jewell and infant brother and an infant sister.

Lois worked as a Secretary at various offices over the years and retired after sixteen years from EFS (Education Financial Services).

Lois worked along side her husband in the ministry for many years, teaching Sunday school, Children’s Church and serving as a pianist. Lois was a supportive and faithful soul savior. She was a longtime member of the Franklin Church of the Nazarene. She enjoyed cooking and baking along with other duties at Camp Camby, Church of the Nazarene in Camby, Indiana.

Rev. Max Downs, Dr. Keith Grove and Dr. Ron Blake will conduct a service on Friday, April 20th at 1:00 p.m. at the Franklin Church of the Nazarene, 140 West Branigin Road, Franklin, Indiana 46131. Friends may visit on Thursday, April. 19th from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. and Friday from 11:00 a.m. to time of service, all at the church. Burial will be at Forest Lawn Memory Gardens in Greenwood. Memorial contributions may be made to the Franklin Church of the Nazarene, 140 West Branigin Road, Franklin, Indiana 46131.

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