Lawana Taylor, of Madisonville, passed away on March 25, 2019, after an extended battle with illness.

Lawana was born in Ventura, Calif., and was raised in Carson, Calif., where she met the love of her life and moved to Tennessee.

Preceded in death by: her mother, Pansey; father, Charles “Frosty” Axley; stepmother, Tina.

Survivors include: her husband of 37 years, Fred Taylor;

Son, Sean Taylor (fiancée Sami);

Daughter, Julie Compton;

Grandson, Sully Taylor;

Granddaughters, Ariadne and Will Adams;

Sister, Jackie;

Sister-in-laws, Dorothy, Evelene, and Epsie;

Father-in-law, Fred;

Mother-in-law, Epsie;

Stepmother-in-law, Sherry;

Brother-in-law, Angel;

Three stepchildren, Fred, Jacob and Delaine Taylor;

Several step-grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

The family would like to extend their gratitude to all the extended family and friends that have been praying for them. May God bless them all!

There will be a gathering of friends and family to be set for a future date.

Arrangements are by Cremation Center of Chattanooga, 1345 Hickory Valley Road, Chattanooga.