Chapel Hill: Obituaries

Cecilia "Ceci" Baldner Taylor

Cecilia "Ceci" Baldner Taylor passed away December 29, 2014 at Carolina Meadows in Chapel Hill at the age of 95. Born in Xenia, OH on October 31, 1919, she earned her bachelor degree from Miami University at Oxford, OH in 1941. She was a teacher from 1939 to 1942, then served as a WAC Captain in Signal Corp Intelligence until 1946. She married James C. Taylor in 1947 and lived in St. Louis, MO and Sarasota, FL until she moved to Chapel Hill in the 1990’s. She is survived by her son, James Taylor Jr of Santa Fe, NM and daughter Gretchen Taylor of San Diego, CA. She will be remembered for her indomitable spirit and sense of humor.