Telitha Jane McLimore, 88, of Owensboro, passed away April 21, 2021 at Signature Healthcare at Hillcrest. She was born August 24, 1932 in Breckinridge County to the late Homer and Myrtle Ball Taul. She retired from Owensboro Public Schools where she worked at Cravens Elementary as a computer assistant. Telitha enjoyed gardening and flowers. She loved being outdoors and on the farm. She was a farm girl at heart and loved spending time with her grandchildren.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Shirley McLimore; two sons, Roger Alan McLimore and Dr. Perry Glenn McLimore; great-granddaughter, Karsyn Tolson; and siblings, William Taul, James Taul, Johnny Taul, Susan Taul, Sherman Taul, Effie Hall, and Lory Phillip "Pete" Taul.
She is survived by four grandchildren, Erin Tolson (Josh), Shannon McLimore, Ryan McLimore, and Noah McLimore (Hannah); great-granddaughter, Kinley Tolson; daughter-in-law, Ellen McLimore; sister-in-law, Hilda Taul; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. on Saturday at James H. Davis Funeral Home & Crematory. Visitation is from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Rosehill Cemetery at a later date. The number of those attending the service or visitation shall be within the current health and safety directives. Family and friends shall wear personal protective masks.
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