Karen B. “Gooma” Taylor, 69, of Lampasas died Oct. 28, 2019 at AdventHealth Central Texas hospital in Killeen.

Memorial service will be Nov. 2 at 10 a.m. at Sneed Funeral Chapel. Karen’s body will be cremated.

She was born Sept. 4, 1950 in Merkel, the daughter of Lowell B. Gilbert and Margie L. (Isenburg) Gilbert.

She had lived in the area for many years and worked as an office manager for a medical supply company. Karen was a member of Assembly of God. She loved her grandkids and spending time with them. She enjoyed cooking for those she loved and was an Atlanta Braves baseball fan.

Karen is survived by her children Delmer Armentrout (Becca), Jody Armentrout (Jennifer), Cody Taylor, Marcus Armentrout and Kim Williams (Tim); 14 grandchildren; 11 greatgrandchildren; aunts Laura Gilbert, Sissy Gilbert, Jodie Hobbs and Cora Isenburg; and by her sister-in-law, Jeanie Gilbert.

“Gooma” was preceded in death by her brother, Ronnie Gilbert.