She was a lifelong resident of Bradley County and was preceded in death by her father, Harvel “Red” Saffels.
She was retired from Rubbermaid, was a member of Covenant Baptist Church where she was very active, teaching Sunday School and Bible School. She loved God, her Church and her family!
Survivors include her husband, Bruce Danny “Blackie” Kaylor of Cleveland; son, Jessie Kaylor and his wife, Amy, of Cleveland; her grandchildren, Shelby and Erica Kaylor; her mother, Nellie Saffels of Cleveland; brother, Ronnie Saffels and his wife, Janet, of Cleveland; her special friend, Betty; her Sunday school children also survive.
The Remembrance of Life Service was conducted Saturday morning, May 19, 2012, at the Wildwood Chapel of the Jim Rush Funeral Homes, with the Rev. Gary Higgins and the Rev. Beecher White officiating.
Interment followed in the Boanerges Baptist Church Cemetery with David Baxter, James Hope, Mitch Baxter, Nicky Herron, Jessie Kaylor and Kris Baxter serving as active pallbearers.
Honorary pallbearers werePaul Tilley, Jason Cooley and Tamera Yarber.
The memorial book may be viewed and signed at www.jimrushfuneralhomes.com.