Kaitlyn Rae Taylor, 26, formerly of St. Marys, passed away Saturday, July 28, 2018, in Fairfax, Va., due to an automobile accident.
Kaitlyn was born Aug. 15, 1991, in Clearwater, Fla. She had been a resident of Camden County for 14 years and was a member of the TopCats dance team at Camden County High School in her freshman and sophomore years. She was also crowned 2007 Miss Teen Sweetheart Golden Isles. Kaitlyn was a 2009 graduate of Woodford County High School in Versailles, Ky. She enjoyed playing video games, taking silly pictures, hiking, fishing and loved the outdoors. Her favorite foods were vanilla ice coffee and mac and cheese. Kaitlyn was a loyal friend and loved and adored her family.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 2, at the First Baptist Church of St. Marys with Pastor Roland Norris officiating. Burial will follow at Lawnwood Cemetery in Kingsland. The family will receive friends at the church one hour prior to services.
Pallbearers will be William Holdaway, Austin Miller, Shawn Coover, Joseph Snowden, Scott Dukes and Tripp Dean.
Survivors include her parents, Angela and John Taylor of St. Marys; brother, Austin Miller of St. Marys; half sister, Madeline Sjogren of Lexington, Ky.; uncles, Nick E. Proffitt (Sharon) and William R. Proffitt (Jean); grandparents, Cathy and Don Teel of Christiansburg, Va., and Randall J. Proffitt of St. Marys; and special friend, William Holdaway.
Allison Memorial Chapel and Funeral Home of St. Marys is in charge of arrangements.