Lillian Jeanette Taylor, 89, Gold Beach, died June 28, 2001, in Medford.

She was born March 19, 1912, in Seattle to Sedolph H. Rudd and Ella Marie Rudd.

She grew up in Seattle where she graduated from Lincoln High School in 1930.

She married Clarence Edward Taylor on May 26, 1940, in Yuma, Ariz.

Mrs. Taylor worked for the telephone company in Seattle and Los Angeles before moving to Eugene in 1959.

She was a member of Bethany Lutheran Church in Gold Beach and Bethany Lutheran Church in Seattle.

Survivors are sisters, Marion Lathspeish of San Diego, Calif.; Jewel Stablen of Cupertino, Calif.; nephews, Steven Vernon of Snohomish, Wash.; Robert Vernon of San Diego; nieces, Victoria Keane of Mukilteo, Wash.; Corianne Langdon of San Diego.

Preceding her in death were her husband; sister, Eleanor Vernon, and her parents.

Services were at Bethany Lutheran Church.

Remembrances may be made to Bethany Lutheran Church, 94190 Fifth St., Gold Beach, OR 97444.