Alma Estella Taylor, 100, died Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2012, at Beaver County Memorial Hospital.

She was born Feb. 27, 1912, to O.H. (Herb) and Ida Rushton at her parents’ home.

She married Kenneth Taylor Aug. 17, 1930, at her parents’ home. He died Oct. 17, 1991.

Survivors include son and daughter-in-law, Larry and Judy Taylor; three grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; eight great-great-grandchildren; and many nieces, nephews and friends.

She was also preceded in death by her brother and sister-in-law, Reuel and Jewell Rushton.

o In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to the Forgan Booster Club.



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