Geraldine L. Savory Taylor; fourth child of the late Meta Mottley-Savory and Ernest L. Savory, after a 98 year journey on this earth transitioned peacefully to be with our Lord on June 7, 2019.
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Geraldine attended Lynn Public Schools; the Breed Elementary School and graduated from Lynn Classical High School.
In 1946, Gerri met and married the love of her life, Malcolm B. Taylor. This 56 year union was graced by their daughter Loretta Lynne.
Gerri was member of St. Augustine & St. Martin Church in Boston, MA, as well as St. Bartholomew’s Episcopal Church in Cambridge, MA.
Gerri was employed as a Title Supervisor for 29 years at Liberty Mutual. Known as a skilled seamstress, Gerri was highly sought after to do specialized pre-production sample work.
Always the entrepreneur, Gerri organized and ran trips to exotic locations around the world. She also organized church fundraiser trips.
Gerri was a member of the Business and Professional Women’s club, the 464 Club, and a Girl’s Scouts Leader.
Her deceased siblings are Elma E., Rupert, Evelyn, Le Roy, and Arthur Savory. Gerri is survived by her daughter, Loretta, in-laws, William and Caroline Smartt, Frederika Lamot, Naomi Smartt, Dorothy Eversley, and a host of nieces, nephews, and friends.
There will be a Viewing on Friday June 14, 2019 from 10:00 to 11:00am followed by Funeral Service at 11:00 O’clock at Greater Bethlehem Temple Pentecostal Church, 21 Light St., Lynn, MA 01905.
Interment: Mt. Hope Cemetery, Boston, MA
A TRIBUTE GIFT CAN BE MADE IN HONOR OF GERALDINE L. SAVORY TAYLOR TO ALZHEIMER'S ASSOCIATION, 309 WAVERLEY OAKS RD, WALTHAM, MA 02452.
Funeral arrangements entrusted to Riley-Antoine Funeral Home