Phyllis Joyce Taylor Edwards (81) of Jeffersonville, Vermont passed away peacefully at her home with her family on March 25, 2023. Phyllis was born January 22, 1942 to Frank Taylor and Carol (Bell) Taylor Locke. After graduating from high school, she obtained a degree as a Registered Nurse. She worked as a nurse in Massachusetts, California and Vermont.
Phyllis married Gregory Douglas Edwards on September 6, 1969. After which, they moved to Germany where Greg was stationed in the United States Army. In 1971, they moved back to the Jeffersonville/Cambridge area where they raised their family.
Phyllis enjoyed reading, birds, dogs, everything about Christmas, which was her favorite time of the year, and spending time with family. She was known to carry a box of dog treats with her to bring to Doug’s hounds or Stacey’s labradors during a visit.
Phyllis is survived by her husband of 53 years, Gregory, her daughter Stacey and David, her son Douglas and Norma-Jean (Tobi), her grandchildren Nicholas, Caitlyn, Lillian, Taylor and Davey, her siblings Frank, Bruce, Cheryl and Diane, her many nieces and nephews and her canine companion Annie.
The family gives special thanks to Dr. Donald Miller and Darlene Chamberlin for going over and above to provide the best quality of care. We also appreciate the services provides by Lamoille County Home Health & Hospice.
Family and friends are invited to attend a Celebration of Phyllis’ Life on April 1, 2023 at 3pm at Georgia Mountain Maples. Please visit awrfh.com to share your memories and condolences.