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Mary Fanning Taylor
  • Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to
  • American Cancer Society
    5900 Core Road, Suite 504
    North Charleston, SC 29406

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Charleston, SC 29414
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“Dear Salley, I am so sorry to hear of your mother's passing. Lots of memories of all of you. What would Dutch Fork Silver Spirit Band been like...Read More »
1 of 8 | Posted by: Mary M Mundy - Irmo, SC - Friend

“Dear Salley, So sorry to hear about the passing of your Mom. I played bridge with Mary for years and will miss her. Julia Goricki ”
2 of 8 | Posted by: Julia Goricki - Lexington, SC

“SALLEY, BRIAN and MARY BETH I am so Heartbroken of your Mom and Granny's passing. She was such a dear and Wonderful Friend of which I will miss...Read More »
3 of 8 | Posted by: Jan Kessler - Lexington, SC

“Sally and family,so sorry to hear of your Mother's passing. I will remember her infectious laughter, her cooking skills, and her devotion to her...Read More »
4 of 8 | Posted by: Cynthia Satcher - Lexington, SC

“Sally and Brian, I am so sorry for your loss. I hope that your wonderful memories will provide great comfort in the days ahead. Mary was such a...Read More »
5 of 8 | Posted by: Ben Satcher jr - Lexington, SC

“Sorry to hear of Mary's passing. May God give you peace and comfort at this sad time. ”
6 of 8 | Posted by: George & Martha kyzer - gilbert, SC

“Salley, I am so sorry to hear of your Mother's passing. I have such great memories of her when you and Katie and Aaron were in elementary school and...Read More »
7 of 8 | Posted by: Ann Grubbs - Lexington, SC

“Salley, I am so sorry to hear of your mother's passing. I have such fond memories sitting at your kitchen table when you were in elementary school...Read More »
8 of 8 | Posted by: Ann Gandy - Columbia, SC - Friend

TRIBUTES ONLY A Memorial Service for Mary Brennen Fanning Taylor, 70, wife of the late Warley Graham Taylor will be held Friday, September 28, 2018 at Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church, 5 St. Teresa Drive at 11:00 a.m. The family will receive friends Thursday, September 27, 2018 in J. HENRY STUHR INC., WEST ASHLEY CHAPEL, 3360 Glenn McConnell Parkway from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. where a Rosary will be recited at 6:00 p.m.

Mrs. Taylor died on Friday, September 21, 2018. Born August 24, 1948 in Charleston, SC. She was the daughter of the late Fred Randolph "Tony" Fanning, Jr., and Sarah Allen Johnston Fanning. She was a graduate of the University of South Carolina. She was a long time member of The Gamecock Club. Over the years, she was a member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church, Our Lady of the Hills, St. Peter's Catholic Church, Holy Spirit Catholic Church and Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church.

Surviving her daughter, Sarah C.T. "Salley" Bradford, son-in-law Brian R. Bradford, granddaughter, MaryBeth Bradford, special cousins: Brennen J. Williams, McRae B. Johnston, III, Dee Johnston, Harry T. Heizer, Deborah D. Heizer, Sarah J. Ball; half- brother, Kenneth Sosna; half-sisters, Sharon Ellington (Carl Rod) and Janet Ruth Sosna (Alex Ivey). She was preceded in death by her brother, Fred R. "Freddie" Fanning, III.

Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to American Cancer Society, 5900 Core Road, Suite 504, North Charleston, SC, 29406.