On July 26, 2003 EDNA CARTER TAYLOR of Eldersburg, MD at her home. She was born in Hamilton Ontario, Canada on September 16, 1923. She was the daughter of Amy Beatrice Carter (nee Martin) and Robert Frederick Carter; wife of William Ward Taylor; loving mother of James Martin and Catherine Jean Taylor (nee Stead) of Guelph Ontario, Canada, Nancy W. Taylor and John W. Ervin Jr. of Morganton, NC and W. Robert Taylor and Kathy Griendling Taylor of Stone Mountain, GA; devoted grandmother of Suzanne Taylor, Daniel Taylor, Julia Taylor, Kelly Griendling, Michael Taylor, Christopher Taylor, Terry Taylor and Morgan Taylor. She is also survived by her four siblings Robert Carter, Patricia Pugh, PhyllisRogers and Richard Carter and numerous nieces and nephews. The family will receive friends at the home 1892 Jasmine Ave, Eldersburg, MD from 2 to 5 p.m. on Saturday August 2. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to, Carroll Hospice Inc., 95 Carroll Street, Westminster, MD 21157, The Canadian Diabetes Association, 15 Toronto St., Ste 800, Toronto Ontario, Canada M5C2E3, The Emory Heart Center, Emory University, 1201 Clairmont Rd, Ste 305 Decatur, GA 30030 or Hospice of Burke County, P.O. Box 1029, Valdese, NC 28690.