Taylor Hope Mims was born March 13, 1987 in Los Angeles (Compton), California to the late Holly Hope Rhodes (RIP) and Cornelius Mims.
Two years after birth Holly and Taylor relocated back to Providence (Johnston), Rhode Island where she grew up attended Graniteville Elementary School, Nicholas A. Ferri Middle School and Johnston Senior High School where she graduated class of 2005.
After high school she continued to live and work in the Providence area. On March 25, 2006 Taylor gave birth to a beautiful baby girl Nevaeh Hope Smith.
Taylor leaves to cherish her memory her father Cornelius “Corney” Mims, her daughter Nevaeh Hope, a host of relatives and truly amazing friends. Her beauty (inside and out) and sweet spirit will be greatly missed.
Preceding her in death are her mother Holly Hope Rhodes, her maternal grandparents Tom and Bertha (Kitt) Rhodes, her paternal grandfather Charles Mims and her aunt Yorba Mims-Allums.