Cynthia Ann Mitchell Taylor, was called to glory on Tuesday, May 5, 2020 at 4:10pm in Jefferson, LA, from complications due to Sickle Cell Anemia. Born to Gilbert Sr. and Serina Alexander Mitchell in New Orleans, LA on October 29, 1956, by God’s grace and mercy, Cynthia lived 63 years, 6 months and 6 days. She leaves to cherish her memory, the love of her life, and husband of several decades, Willie Taylor; siblings, Gilda Mitchell (Roland), Gilbert Mitchell, Jr. (Janiece), Carolyn Dawkins (John), Alvin Mitchell, Darlene Henderson (Kenneth), Steven Mitchell and Sandra M. Tippen (Nelson); and a host of other relatives and friends. Cynthia is preceded in death by her grandparents, Lander and Elvina Pickney Alexander; parents, Gilbert Sr. and Serina Alexander Mitchell; father and mother in-laws, Milton Sr. and Eunice Taylor; brother, Birdell (Bird) T. Mitchell, Sr.; brother-in law, Roland Bickham; and children; Hope Lacy, Michelle and Doge’ Serina. Relatives, friends and loved ones will continue to celebrate Cynthia’s fulfilled life, as she touched so many people through her sincere dedication and commitment to her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.
A memorial service honoring the life of Cynthia Ann Mitchell Taylor will be held on Saturday, May 16, 2020 at 10:00am at St. Joseph Free Baptist Church in New Orleans, LA. Reverend Jerry Darby officiating. The service will be live streamed via Facebook.
Professional Services entrusted to Heritage Funeral Services located at 4101 St. Claude Ave., New Orleans, LA 70117.