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Sept. 18, 1984-April 27, 2006

Whitney Shea Taylor, 21, died in an automobile accident on Thursday.

She was born in Martinsville, Va., on September 18, 1984, to Don and Brenda Allen Taylor of Goldsboro. She was a 2002 graduate of Southern Wayne High School and a 2005 graduate of the University of North Carolina at Wilmington. Following her college graduation, Whitney began teaching fourth grade at East Clayton Elementary School. She was a member of Providence United Methodist Church.

A service to celebrate the life of Whitney will be held Sunday at 3 p.m. at Providence United Methodist Church, with the Reverend Dr. Jerry Jackson officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

In addition to her parents, she is survived by her fiancé, Nick Reinke of Wilmington; her sister, Ashley Aguilar and husband, Robert, of Martinsville, Va.; her maternal grandparents, Edward and Pauline Allen of Goldsboro; and her aunts and uncle, Brent and Rhonda Allen of Alabama; Sylvia H. Taylor of Goldsboro; and Katherine Taylor Sandy of Newton-Grove.

Flowers are welcome, or memorial donation may be made to Providence United Methodist Church, 202 Providence Church Road, Goldsboro, N.C., 27530.

The family will receive friends Saturday from 6 until 8 p.m. at Seymour Funeral Home, and other times at the home of Don and Brenda Taylor, 627 Deer Acres Drive, Goldsboro.


Published in Obituaries on April 28, 2006 2:04 PM