The family will receive friends on Friday, June 7, 2013, from 11 a.m. until noon at Collins-Burke Funeral Home. Graveside services will be held on Friday, June 7, 2013, at 12:30 p.m. at Boldo Cemetery. Collins-Burke Funeral Home will direct.
Taylor was preceded in death by his grandparents, Chester and Pearlie Odom; father, Dee Taylor; stepfather, John Marlin Pate; and brothers, Ronnie Taylor and Raddy Taylor.
He is survived by his mother, Esther Pate of Jasper; sisters, Judy Murray of Jasper, Brenda Melton of Jasper, Bobby Uptain of Jasper and Kathy Aaron of Jasper; brothers, Dee Taylor Jr., Tim Taylor, Danny Taylor, Owens Taylor and Chris Pate.
Pallbearers will be: Danny Tidwell, Kevin Tidwell, Chris Pate, Derek Mills, Larry Murray and Ryan Nix.