Sharon Maxwell Taubman, 78, passed away Sunday, Feb. 28, 2021, at her home in Pulaski. Sharon was born in Plant City, Fla., in 1942. She was a sixth-generation Floridian. She graduated from the University of South Florida with a degree in biology and later earned a master’s degree in social work.
She taught high school biology and then had a lengthy career with the Florida Division of Family and Children’s Services.
Sharon was predeceased by her husband, Edward Taubman; her parents, Goldston and Lois Maxwell; and her sister, Jane Wester.
Survivors include her brother, Jack Maxwell; a niece, Stephanie Fowler; a nephew, Stephen Maxwell; nieces and nephews; and her loving caregivers, Jordan Anderson and Carmen Dunagan and their family.
Sharon’s love of dogs and nature was demonstrated through her compassion and care. She will be greatly missed.
There will be no services at this time. The Taubman family is in the care of Mullins Funeral Home & Crematory in Radford. www.mullinsfuneralhome.com.