Tammy Ruhland Taylor, devoted wife and best friend of loving husband of 36 years Larry Taylor went home to be with her son on Thursday, May 13, 2021.
Tammy was born on August 24, 1949 in Bellaire, Ohio, the daughter of the late Tom and Rose Mellott.
She is survived by her brother Tommy (Denise) Mellott of Bridgeport, West Virginia and her sister Faye Ross of Neffs, Ohio; her children Lee (London) Taylor and Orlanna Garloch of Bellaire, Ohio.
Tammy’s life revolved around being Nan to her grandchildren both biological and chosen and will be greatly missed by her grandchildren, Grant, Breanne, Ryleigh, Madison, Kassi, Trey and Bryar, nieces, Amber and Sarah and nephew, Andy; the entire Chamberlain family, the entire Taylor family, especially Joyce and Amanda for helping with Tammy’s care.
Tammy was also known as Nan to many she considered family including, Lindsay and Zach Gust and their sons Nathan (baby Nathan) and Waylon; Nikki Myers and son Ryan; and Jerry and Jake Weber.
Tammy will be missed by her friend of 66 years, Carol, who will miss her buddy Ona.
Tammy touched many lives in her exemplary career of over 37 years at Sherrard Elementary and several years substituting at Neffs Elementary.
She had many friends in her sorority ADK, her book clubs and her card friends Dan and Marcy.
In accordance with her wishes no formal services will be held.
Final disposition will be held at the convenience of the family.
Arrangements by the Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes & Crematory 441, 37th street, Bellaire, Ohio 43906.
Memorial contributions benefit the Marshall County Animal Shelter by going to “TMCFunding.com”.
Share your thoughts and memories of Tammy with the family at bauknechtaltmeyer.com.