January 8, 2021
MACON – Nelia M. Steverson Taylor, 79, passed away. Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday, at Springhill M.B. Church of Prairie Point, with Montrell Rucker officiating. Lee-Sykes Funeral Home of Macon is in charge of arrangements. Mrs. Taylor was born June 22, 1941, in Macon, to the late Bryant and Minnie Steverson. She was a member of Springhill M.B. Church. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her siblings, Willie Earl Spann, John Earl Spann, Bryant Steverson Jr., Robert Steverson, Robert Steverson, Aldine Steverson, Jennie Mae Young, Ella Wee Spann, Marie Steverson Doss and Ida Fae Steverson. She is survived by her children, Michael Steverson of Columbus, Russell Taylor of Macon, Donald Taylor of Kileen, Texas, Telesia Peterson, Tameka Shanklin both of Mason, Teresia Webber of Columbus and Brenda Boyd of Nashville, Tennessee; 18 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.