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Jeanette Henshaw Taylor

November 16, 1929 June 11, 2019
Jeanette  Henshaw Taylor
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Obituary for Jeanette Henshaw Taylor

Jeanette Henshaw Taylor, of Brighton, passed away peacefully on June 11, 2019. She was 89 years old.

Jeanette was born in Haskell Texas of proud parents Charlie (Chic) and Iola Henshaw. After graduating she moved on to the big city and became an airline stewardess where she met and married Robert Taylor who was an air force officer, together they had, and raised three children.

Jeanette was an avid tennis and bridge player while living in Birmingham, MI. until Bill took a job in Washington D.C.. At that point she traveled extensively with Bill and worked in the White House. Eventually they settled down in Hilton Head S.C. where they retired to play golf and tennis.

She is the beloved mother of, Robert W. (Eileen Stevens) Taylor Jr., and Mark T. (Gabrielle) Taylor; dearest grandmother of, Ryan, and Sean Taylor, Jason (Katrina), Morgan, and David Bock, and Victoria Taylor; great grandmother of Aiden, Ashton, and Tessa Bock; also will be missed by her caregiver of 8 years, Carrie DeVoll, many extended family and dear friends.

Jeanette is preceded in death by her husband, Robert W. Taylor Sr.; daughter, Theresa T. Bock; and brother, Bobby Henshaw.

A memorial gathering will take place at a later date.

In Lieu of flowers the family would like to have contributions designated to the American Cancer Society.

For further information phone 810-229-2905.

Memorial Contribution

American Cancer Society

20450 Civic Center Dr.
Southfield, MI 48076-4135

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