Born in Fall River, Mass on July 24, 1945, she was the daughter of Noman Taylor (deceased) and Emma I Taylor (Hambly) of Aiken, SC. Educated in schools in Tiverton and Fall River, she received her bachelor’s degree from Salve Regina College in Newport in 1988. Carol retired from NAVSEA, Warfare Center at the Newport Navy Base on November 2, 2005.
She is survived by her husband Roger of 46 years; sons Scott Andrew Pizio of Fall River, David Norman Pizio and Paula Souza of Fall River; and a daughter, Amy Lynn Moore (Pizio) and her Husband Todd Moore of Aiken, SC. She is also survived by a brother, William N. Taylor and his wife Sheila of Somerset; two granddaughters, Kaitlyn Pizio of Fall River, and Maycie Moore of Aiken, SC, in addition Nancy and Jim McMullen of Dennisport, Mass.; several cousins, nieces and nephews.
A long-time resident of Tiverton, she moved to Aiken, SC with her husband in January 2006. While in Tiverton, she attended Central Baptist Church, holding the position of Sunday School director and teacher. During her leisure time she enjoyed the hobby of genealogy tracing her family back to the 1600’s. She also enjoyed reading, gardening, traveling and spending time with her granddaughters.
Her funeral service will be at St. Thaddeus Episcopal Church in Aiken, Thursday, April 3, at 3 p.m., followed by interment at St Thaddeus Cemetery. The family will receive friends in the Stevenson-McClelland Building following the service.
In lieu of flowers please make donations to Mead Hall Episcopal School, Aiken, SC. (www.meadhallschool.org)
The family will receive friends Wednesday evening from 6-8 p.m. at Shellhouse Funeral Home, 924 Hayne Ave., Aiken, SC.