After 54 years of marriage, Kenneth and Marietta passed into eternity within 12 days of each other. She gained her wings on January 13th and he joined her on January 25th. She was 74 and he was 79. Together they are preceded in death by daughter Marianna. Kenneth is preceded in death by parents James & Dorothy Taylor Dodson along with siblings Carl, Jane, & Carolyn. Kenneth's surviving siblings are Neil and Sharon. Marietta is preceded in death by parents Claude & Florine Lyall. Her surviving siblings are Robert and Phillip. Together they are survived by son Kent Taylor & wife Shelia with grandsons Brandon & Bryan and daughter Monica & husband Rodney Foster with grandchildren Grace & Grant and many cousins, friends and "adopted" children and grandchildren.
A celebration of their love and life will take place on Saturday, February 9th at 10:00am at Rios Funeral Home at 21036 Loop 494 in New Caney, TX. The family requests that in lieu of flowers do a random act of kindness to honor their parents. They also request that you wear red at the celebration to represent their sweet love for one another.