Mrs. Mary Taylor, 65 of Adel passed away Friday, January 27, 2012 at Heritage House in Valdosta. Mrs. Taylor was born August 22, 1946 to the late Randall & Mary Ellen Carter Yates. Survivors include her daughter & son in law, Teri & Randy Gordon of Warner Robins, GA; three brothers, Joe Odom of Madison, FL., Willie Odom of Madison, FL., and Sammy Odom of Adel; one sister, Lila Webb of Madison, FL.; one grandchild, Ashley Daniel; one great granddaughter, Elizabeth Ann; special friend, Leland Crosby of Adel,and several nieces & nephews. Funeral services were held Sunday, January 20, 2012 at Purvis Funeral Home with Rev. Ike Jefferson officiating. Interment followed at Woodlawn Memorial Gardens. Serving as active pallbearers were Johnny Estella, Andrew Estella, Ricky Davis, William Davis, Tim Purvis, and David Purvis. Music selections sung by pianist, Betty Joiner were “Far Side Bank Of Jordan” and “Rose In The Bible.” “Sheltered In The Arms Of God” was sung by Rev. Ken Williams at the graveside. Condolences may be expressed to the family online atwww.purvisfh.com. Purvis Funeral Home of Adel was in charge of arrangements.