Heidi Marie Taylor was born April 4, 1963 to Ella Fitzgerald Taylor and James Edward Taylor in Nashville, Tennessee. She departed this earthly life on Tuesday, December 13, 2022 at Skyline Medical Center in Nashville, Tennessee.
Heidi received her education in the Metropolitan Nashville Public School System, attending McGavock High School. She also studied at Tennessee State University.
Heidi professed a hope in Christ at an early age, uniting with St. Luke P.B. Church, under the leadership of Elder Lowery Mooney. She was employed for many years with Future Scholars Academy.
Heidi was preceded in death by her father, James Taylor, mother, Ella Taylor, and grandparents, Howard and Irene Pruitt.
She leaves to cherish her memories, devoted and loving children, Tonita Taylor, William Taylor, life-long companion, William Ridley, sisters, Renita (Gary) Pitts, Rhonda Transley, brothers, Antony Taylor, Darrell Taylor, grandchildren, Cordell, India, Nylaha, and Aria, aunts, Dorothy Williams, Estella Davis, Wilhomena (Lee) Wilkes, Barbara (Donnie) Roberts, uncle, Charles Pruitt, devoted friends, Addie, Evelyn, Markita Medaries, co- workers, and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives, and friends.