Lynn Purvis Taylor
Lynn Purvis Taylor
September 21, 1949 - March 29, 2019

Lynn Purvis Taylor, 69, of Ocala, passed away March 29, 2019 at Ocala Regional Medical Center following a brief illness.

She was born in Jacksonville where she grew up and was a 1967 graduate of Paxon High School. She had been employed by Hospital Corp. of America for over 30 years where she worked in the business office in Gainesville and later in Orange Park. She had been a resident of Ocala for the past 8 years moving from Palatka and had been a former resident of Keystone Heights. Lynn enjoyed playing with her grandchildren and in her earlier years she enjoyed water skiing and playing softball. She was a fan of the Jacksonville Jaguars and the Florida Gators.

She was preceded in death by a son, Charlie Taylor, III and her parents, Sydney Reid, Sr. and Carolyn (Ballou) Purvis.

Surviving are her husband of 35 years, Chuck Taylor; 4 sons and daughters-in-law, Cliff and Tenelle Chapman, Dan Chapman, Marshall Taylor and Roger and Felicity Senior; 4 brothers, Reid Purvis, Jr., Jimmy Purvis, Billy Purvis and Morris Purvis; 3 sisters, Marianne Marshall, Carol Thornton and Tammy Goodwyne; 7 grandchildren, Blake Chapman, Charlie Taylor, Faith Taylor, Trinity Senior, Tres Senior, Indigo Senior and Taylah Taylor and numerous nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be 11:00 am Friday, April 5, 2019 at Masters Funeral Home in Palatka with Bro. Morris Purvis officiating. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service.

Memorial gifts may be sent to Ocala Christian Academy (for the archery program) 1714 SE 36th Ave., Ocala, FL 34471.

Messages of encouragement or sympathy may be expressed on her online guestbook at

Masters Funeral Home of Palatka is in charge of arrangements.

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