On Friday, December 17, 2004, MARY ELLEN TAYLOR (nee Phipps), 79, of Scottsville, VA; formerly of Baltimore, MD, passed away at home with her family by her side. Born December 13, 1925 in Tracey's Landing, Anne Arundel County, MD to her parents Ernest William and Hazel Lucille Phipps, one of eleven children. Survived by her daughter, Mary Jane Davidson and her husband Wayne; three grandchildren, Logan, Clayton and Lance Davidson. Also survived by three brothers, Melvin, Roland and Leroy Phipps and many nieces and nephews. A Memorial Service to celebrate her life will be held on January 15, 2005 at 1 P.M. at Friendship United Methodist Church in Southern Anne Arundel County, Friendship Road off of route 2 south. Directions call Barbara Smith, 410-349-3375. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to Hospice of the Piedmont, 2200 Old Ivy Road, Suite 2, Charlottesville, VA 22903.
THE BALTIMORE SUN