AREA OBITUARIES -- TERRY TAYLOR
Mr. Terry (Buck) Taylor, age 79, of South Fulton, TN passed away Tuesday, July 13, 2021 at the Jackson Madison County Hospital in Jackson, TN.
He was born on December 25, 1941 in Fulton County, KY to the late William F. and Alice Elena Tuck Taylor.
Terry was a United States Army veteran and was a member of Parkway Church of Christ where he was involved with church jail ministries. He was also a South Fulton City Commissioner, a member of the Fulton-South Fulton Rotary Club, he led the Park Terrace Devotionals and was an avid University of Tennessee Volunteers fan. Terry worked for the former Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company for 40 years and retired as Union Steward for United Steel Workers 878.
Terry is survived by his wife, Denice Rollins Taylor, whom he married September 3, 1989, a daughter Bridgette Taylor Grogan (Jeremy) of Murray, KY, four sons; Chad Taylor (Shannon) of Fulton, KY, Justin Taylor (Madison) of Water Valley, KY, Keith Connell (Michelle) of South Fulton, TN and Kurtis Connell (Sharee) of South Fulton, TN, his grandchildren; Taylor Garrison, Evan Garrison and Emerson Grogan all of Murray, KY, Peyton Taylor of Fulton, KY, Nick Kelly (Kayla) of Fulgham, KY, Rachel Kelly and Levi Kelly both of Fulton, KY, Charlee May Connell of South Fulton, TN, Alexis Freeman of Sharon, TN, Dharma Grinder of Japan, Delaney Grinder of Martin, TN, three great grandchildren, three brothers; Tony Taylor (Marianne) of South Fulton, TN, Doug Taylor of Memphis, TN and Steve Taylor (Jeannie) of South Fulton, TN.
In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by a son, Terry Shane Taylor, a daughter Mona Taylor and a sister Janie Kitchin.
Pallbearers will be Chad Taylor, Keith Connell, Kurtis Connell, Justin Taylor, Jeremy Grogan and Evan Garrison.
Funeral services will be held at Hornbeak Funeral Home of Fulton at 11AM Saturday, July 17, the funeral chapel. Hornbeak Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Bro. Cecil May III will officiate and burial will follow in the Obion County Memorial Gardens.
Visitation will be held at the funeral home from 5-8 PM Friday, July 16.
Memorials may be made to Parkway Church of Christ, 1301 Middle Rd, Fulton, KY or Special Olympics of Tennessee, 461 Craighead Street, Nashville, TN 37204.
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