Gertie Duos Taylor
Gertie Duos Taylor, 91, of Orange, died Thursday, April 7, at Orange Villa.
Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, April 12, at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church, in Orange. Officiating will be the Rev. Tom Phelan. Burial will follow at St. Mary Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 5:00-7:30 p.m., Monday at Claybar Funeral Home in Orange, with a Rosary at 6:00 p.m.
Born in Mamou, Louisiana on Feb. 17, 1920, Gertie was the daughter of Dumas and Isola (Hollier) Shuff. She retired from TG&Y, where she was the manager of the fabrics department. She was a member of St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church, and was a former resident of Optimist Village.
She was preceded in death by her husbands, Ferdinand Duos and Arthur Taylor; and son-in-law, Buddy Semar.
Gertie is survived by her daughters, Ann Jackson and husband James of Woodville, Margaret Joan Semar of Mauriceville; son, John Duos and wife Teri of Orange; 10 grandchildren; and numerous great-grandchildren and great great-grandchildren.
Serving as Pallbearers will be Brandon Poole, Wayne Poole, Chris Duos, John Jackson, Mark Semar, and Mike Semar.