Tanita Marie Taylor-Green - Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Homes & Crematory

Tanita Marie Taylor-Green

November 28, 1976 - April 3, 2020

Tanita Marie Taylor-Green, age 43, of Claymont, Delaware, passed away on Friday, April 3, 2020 at home of natural causes.

Born in Philadelphia, PA on November 28, 1976, she was a daughter of Gregory Taylor, Sr. and Marie Peterson. Tanita was the first-born child of seven siblings. She attended Cardinal O’Hara High School, and later graduated from Chester High School in 1994. In 1996, Tanita graduated from Gordan Phillips Beauty School, obtaining her Cosmetology license. She temporarily attended Ashford University in 2012, with studies centered around Criminal Behavioral Psychology.

Tanita worked for Little Paradise Day School intermittently for 14 years. While living in Texas, she worked at Teleperformance as a Health Insurance Representative. Tanita began working at Diplomat Specialty Pharmacy in 2018 as a Pharmaceutical Representative where she remained until her passing.

Tanita met the late Brian Green, Sr. in 1994. To this union, their beautiful son Brian Green, Jr., affectionately known as Mooner, was born. Tanita and Brian were amazing parents who poured all the love they had into their son. They ensured he knew he was loved. Tanita had a generous heart and kind soul. She loved helping everyone. You knew that you could depend on her without complaint. She had an amazing sense of humor, contagious laugh, and loved shopping on Amazon. She loved spending time with her family, especially her son Mooner; he was her entire world. Tanita was very adventurous and loved trying new things. She enjoyed trips to the beach, the movies, reading, and spending time on the boardwalk in Wildwood, NJ. 

Tanita was preceded in death by her husband, Brian Green, Sr.; unborn daughter, Gianna; grandparents, John and Lillian Cummings and Harold and Ruth Taylor; stepfather, Elder Thomas Peterson; step mother, Cynthia Taylor; and step brother, Dorian Hollman.

Tanita leaves to cherish her memory, her loving and caring son, Brian Green, Jr. (Alyssa); mother, Marie Peterson; father, Gregory Taylor, Sr.; stepmother, Deanna Taylor; brother, Gregory Taylor, Jr.; sisters, Diaonne Taylor, Sheree Taylor, Sapphire Harris (Ben), Simone Taylor (Billy) and Laila Taylor; grandson, Jace; and her many aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews who affectionately called her “aunt Ne-Ne”, cousins and friends.

All services will be held privately.


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64 Condolences for Tanita Marie Taylor-Green

  • We extend our deepest condolences to you and your family . May our prayers bring you the comfort and peace that you need during this time.🙏🏾🌹
    Your neighbors ,
    TJ and Donna♥️

  • Taylor Family
    I am praying for your family. I am so sorry for your loss. Word can’t Express how I feel!🙏

  • I am really going to miss Tanita. I will miss her friendly and joyfulnature that always made me feel welcome and warm.
    RIP my good friend.

  • My deepest condolences to Ms. Marie, Sheree and Sapphire and family… may God give you strength and comfort with all of the beautiful memories you all share… I am sorry for your loss!

  • I’m loss for words rite now she played a big part in my life also as she did everyone else prayers to everyone whose life she made a impact in ull always be remembered and never forgotten we love you always 🙏
    Love Darryl

  • I remember us being close when we were young. Im sorry that we didnt stay close. It makes me remember whats important and thats family. I am praying for you all and sending all my love.

  • So heartbroken over this. Praying for the Taylor family. Love yall.

  • My dear sister wife-
    We met under the most unlikely of circumstances, but I’m glad we did. You approached me with love and understanding that most people would not have done so.
    You are gone all too soon. I cherish our short time friendship. I love you. You will forever be in my heart.

  • I wanna start off by saying I love all you guys, I send my deepest condolences to the entire family. I’m glad I got to see Tanita a few months back, and she was the same beautiful, silly and sarcastically witty person she’s always been, she remained true to herself always. She will be missed and you guys are loved and remain in my thoughts ❤️ 🌺

  • May sincere condolence and prayers to you all. 🙏🏽

  • My sincere condolence and prayers to you all, may the love of God grant you strength and peace to endure this season. 🙏🏽🙏🏽

  • I will miss my friend dearly. Forever she will be in my heart. May God give you all strength. Sending prayers and hugs to all of you during this most difficult time.
    Love Always,
    Jacks (that’s what Tanita called me ❤️)

  • My deepest condolences to each one of you. My heart aches with you. I pray that God will give you strength and understanding during this time.
    Love you all❤️

  • To the Entire family may you all be Rat in God ever loving arms

  • My condolences to you and your family❤️

  • Rip Tanita cuzz Donald jr.

  • Gone too soon. Love you Cousin ♥️♥️♥️

  • To be absent from the body is to be present with Lord. Sleep in peace.

  • I will always love an miss u 😥

  • Sending my condolences to the family and prayer for the days ahead, tanita was a beautiful person with a warm spirit, she will be missed.

  • My family and I send our condolences, Tanita will surely and truly be missed,If you need anything please reach out! Sincerely, Anthony

  • My condolences and keeping you all in prayer.

  • We send our deepest condolences to you Greg, Marie, and Family know that I’m sending hugs and kisses to you from Atlanta, asking the Lord to give you strength during this time. Love you all❤️

  • You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers.😇🙏 During these difficult times we will be thinking of ya’ll.
    Tammy and JoAnn❣

  • My deepest sympathy to Sapphire & Family… I didn’t quite remember all your siblings names because I remember Tanita and how much you loved and admired her. To the family I’m so sorry for your loss and you all are in my prayers.

  • To the Taylor-Green family
    I am so sorry for your lose you are in our thoughts. If there is any thing I can do please let me know

    The King family

  • To my Cousins- I am sending all of y’all my heartfelt prayers. I love all of y’all. Marie – I remember babysitting Tanita . She was the sweetest baby and she was such a happy baby. I enjoyed watching Tanita and I am glad that you entrusted me to babysit her.
    I am sending the family my deepest condolences. I love you, cousins.
    My deepest sympathy

  • May God bless all the Loved Ones left to mourn. Peace and loving memories to Brian Jr.

    Love Pam & Jesse Fisher’s Family

  • We are truly sorry for your loss and are praying and thinking about you and your family. May you find the courage, strength, and peace you need during this difficult time.
    Your Cousins,
    Adrian & Odelia Banks❤️

  • This is so sad especially for Brian jr. To lose to parents within months of each other is very hard.
    My prayers are with the family

  • May you rest in the arms of the Lord.

  • To The Taylor Family: We are thinking of you during this difficult time. Sending my love and prayers. I’m sorry for your loss and give my deepest condolences. Love Always,

  • Losing a Loved One is always a hard thing. A Parent losing a Child is particularly tough. That’s just not supposed to be the way things go. Think of the Good Times, think of the Love. Our Deepest Condolences. Jackie & Frank.

  • You will be truly missed, I was Happy to be your Aunt, May my great nephew know we’re there for him. My heart hurt right now, you’re was such a beautiful person, I know you both would be my great nephew Angel. REST WITH YOUR HUSBAND my love one ❤️😘

  • So sorry for your loss, love you Family

  • To Mooner and family I was deeply saddened by the news of your mother’s passing. My heart felt condolences to you and your family.

  • I love you Tanita you will always be in my heart and memories! Sleep in peace my cousin until we meet again.

  • Forever in our ❤️s, you will be missed

  • I would like to send my condolences to the entire family. I went to ohara with her even it was short lived. We had funny memories. You will be missed. Blessings to all in your time of need.

  • My sincere and deepest condolences to the family and to my grandson ( Mooner). He feels really lost losing his father and mother so close together.

  • Tanita you will be greatly miss!!!! Prayers to your whole entire family!
    Love the Hyatt and Law families!

  • To my family, you have my most sincere sympathy. So sorry I can not be with you during your trying times of grief. Although I am not with you, you are in my thoughts and prayers. Blessings to all. Love Babe

  • Tanita,
    You were my very 1st Nice and I loved you so much from the moment I laid my Eyes On you. You were always so sweet with a beautiful spirit You never let anything get you down. And That Made you a strong woman. In my mind and heart there will never be another you . I love you so much sweetheart . Rest in paradise my angel . Your aunt Jackie

  • My heart aches everytime I think about your passing. We weren’t as close as we shld of been as adults but kids I remember spending the summer in the backyard in Chester swimming in your pool with Dionne. Tanita you were such a loving and caring cousin. My heart goes out to all my cousins the Taylor’s. You will be truly missed.
    Love Always Cousin ❤️😘❣️

  • Tanita you was very warm very nice , Kind and sweet. I will always have lots of love for you and your family.Love Shamaiyah and your nieces Adisha and Anaiya. Rip Tanita.

  • Your smile and personality was contagious. I’ll miss your smiling face at work, forever in my heart…….Rest in peace my friend.

  • Truly sorry for the loss, words can not express the sorrow. May God truly comfort you through this most difficult time.

  • Dear Marie & Brian Jr.,
    Tanita was a beautiful daughter and mom. Her pictures here show how she loved and was loved by many. I know that she will be deeply missed. My prayers are with you both. May you bask in the presence of our Lord Jesus Christ and know His peace and love for you. He carries our sorrows and burdens and grants us peace. May you see Him in your lives as you remember Tanita and cherish your memories with her. In Christ, we will all be together again in Heaven.
    Much love,
    Valerie Mallick

  • My deepest condolences to the Taylor-Green family, I am sorry for your loss and praying for you all. May God give you the strength during your time of need.

  • Our hearts are deeply saddened to learn of your loss. Our prayers are always with you and your family. Having grown up together, we are like family. We continue to pray for your strength to get through this tough time. Know that God Is always with you and we are too here for your support.

    With love always,

    The Beverlys

  • Tia, you will definitely be missed my Love by all of us. I knew you were the one person I could depend on for anything & everything. I’m gonna miss Laughing with you. Love you!!❤

  • Smith Family our thoughts and prayers are with you. May your family be surrounded with love .

  • I’m really gonna miss her and this pandemic won’t let us even see her one last time. That’s really tough to deal with. Praying for Brian!!! Love you kid. But I’m definitely praying for the family and friends. We love you guys so much! You are definitely in our hearts. God bless! Love the Hightower family ❤️

  • Marie and family I’m so sorry for your loss . Sending prayer from my family to yours .

  • My condolences to the family.
    Our prayers are with you in this time of grief.

  • To Gregg Taylor and family,
    We are sorry for your loss.
    May God bless you and your
    Peace and love,
    Chet and Cathy.

  • Beautiful Tanita The image of your smile is forever Embedded in my mind. I am still in shock that you are gone. I’m so heartbroken You are definitely One of the true angels in this family. I love you and miss you rest easy cousin.

  • My deepest condolences, We send our love and prayers. Heaven has gained another Angel.

  • My deepest condolences to all the family

  • To the Taylor-Green Family
    My heartfelt condolences go out to you at this time. Should there be anything that I can do to alleviate the the burdens that carry at this time, please know, I am just a phone call away. Praying for peace and comfort, GOD BLESS YOU, and keep you near. Luigee

  • My condolences to the family and friends.. tia was an amazing woman and friend to us. We send our prayers and love to you all
    Love Sabrina Carter and Curtis

  • What a beautiful video tribute to a beautiful soul. I miss seeing her face every morning at work. She was a bright light in our day and made us laugh so much! Prayers and love to her family and friends ❤️

  • May your soul rest in peace amen.And may God comfort ur family amen.

  • I know you are with our Heavenly Father 🙏 now. You are one of His Roses 🌷 that His arms will always be wrapped around you for Eternity. Lots of ♥️Love♥️ U. Rest in Peace☦