Elizabeth Louise Prout Taylor
Elizabeth Louise Prout Taylor, a civil rights activist transcended to her heavenly home on Saturday, November 3, 2018 at the age of 87. Beloved daughter of the late Simon Prout and Mary Avist Prout Brown. The wife of the late Reverend Joseph Taylor for 61 years. Loving mother of Cheryl Toulouse, June Franklin (Leroy), Narlene Davis (James), Commella Williams. Sister of Elsie Nelson, the late Samuel and Simon Prout, Mary Taylor, Irma and Angeline Jones and Madeline Prout. Sister-in-law of Elaine Prout. She is survived by 11 grandchildren, 22 great grandchildren and one great-great grandchild, two Godchildren and a host of other relatives and friends. Relatives and friends of the family, also pastors, officers and members of Greater Macedonia Baptist Church and all other neighboring churches, members of the Christian Ministers Association and Auxiliary, legacy Hospice and First Name basis are invited to attend the visitation on Friday, November 9, 2018 at Duplain W. Rhodes Funeral Home, 1020 Virgil St., Gretna, LA. 70053, and on Saturday, November 10, 2018 at Greater Macedonia Baptist Church, 27796 Hwy. 23, Port Sulphur, LA. A funeral service followed on Saturday, where Rev. Mandrel R. Pansy, Sr. was the officiant. Interment: Tropical Bend Cemetery, Empire, LA. Please visit www.rhodesfuneral.com to sign the online guestbook.