Francis Pearl Saylor
Francis Pearl Saylor
COCONUT CREEK, Florida — Francis Pearl Saylor, 90, of Coconut Creek, Broward County, Florida, formerly of London, Kentucky, and Convoy, Ohio, died at 12:40 p.m. Monday, Aug. 18, 2014, at her daughter’s home in Coconut Creek, Florida.

She was born April 13, 1924, in Alva, Kentucky, to the late Marguarette (Lundy) and Arthur Asher Morse.

Her husband, Levi Vernon Saylor, Jr., died June 21, 2008. They were married Feb. 10, 1946, in Pineville, Kentucky.

Survivors include her sons: Jerry V. (Vicki) Saylor of Van Wert, and Ron (Donna) Saylor of Suffolk, Virginia; a daughter: Betty (Jerry) Luyben of Coconut Creek; one sister: Ethel Hamilton of Somerville, Tennessee; six grandchildren; four great-grandchildren, and two great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by two children: Debra Lynn Saylor and Bob Morse, two brothers: Luther and Joe Morse, and four sisters: Flossie Morse, Flora Howard, Bertha Williams and Dorothy Hensley.

She had been employed by General Electric in Fort Wayne. She was a member of Pine Hills Baptist Church of London, Kentucky.

Services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014, at Cowan & Son Funeral Home, Van Wert. The Rev. Phil DeLorme of Piqua Baptist Church will officiate. Burial will be in I.O.O.F. Cemetery, Convoy, Ohio.

Calling hours are Friday from 5 - 7 p.m. at the funeral home.

Preferred memorials are VITAS, Innovative Hospice Care of Fort Lauderdale.

Expressions of sympathy may be forwarded at: cowanfuneralhome.com.