Dorothy M. Taylor

Services for Dorothy M. Taylor, 83, Lawrence, will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday at West Haven Baptist Church in Tonganoxie. Burial will be in Baxter Springs Cemetery. Mrs. Taylor died Friday, May 30, 2008, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.She was born Feb. 4, 1925, in Baxter Springs, the daughter of Floyd W. and Bessie Brewer Doty. She worked in government service. She was also a member of West Haven Baptist Church, several square-dancing clubs and American Legion Auxiliary. She married Melvin B. Taylor on May 28, 1947, in Baxter Springs. He survives, of the home.Other survivors include two sons, Don, Lawrence, and Larry, Overland Park; two sisters, Frances Heavin, Baxter Springs, and Wilma J. Selle, Nixa, Mo.; six grandchildren, two step-grandchildren, one great-grandson and two step-great-grandsons.Friends may call from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Monday at the church.The family suggests memorials to the church. Online condolences may be sent to: