Louise Taylor HOF

   Louise Taylor

Louise Taylor (1900-1996)Taylor was active in her church and in the activities of the Piqua

chapter of the N.A.A.C.P.  She organized her children into the Taylor Tots to sing at local and area

church and social events.  As an advisor of the N.A.A.C.P. youth group in the early 1940’s, she

helped promote the Whispering Echoes (aka Hwisperian Echoes) which became a regional singing

sensation.  In 1944, she helped begin the process of breaking down racial barriers by helping to

organize the city’s first African-American Girl Scout Troop.  She was married to Darrell Taylor.