Funeral service for James Henry Taylor, age 83, of Miller Grove is scheduled for 2:00 PM, Thursday, January 23, 2020 at Wilson-Orwosky Funeral Home Chapel in Emory. Interment will follow in Dougherty Cemetery. Visitation will be 1 hour prior to the service from 1:00-2:00 PM. James “Jim” Henry Taylor passed away Sunday, January 19, 2020, in his home.
Jim was born in Sulphur Springs, on June 11, 1937, to the parentage of John Henry and Agnes Lee Taylor. He grew up in the Seymore area, his father was a peanut farmer and also had a milk by hand dairy. He later joined the United States Air Force where he proudly served our country, and fought in the Korean War. He married Uleta Mae Sparks in Seymore on August 26, 1966, and they were married for 53 years. He was a hard working man. He worked self-employed as a welder and throughout the years he worked for several different companies. Jim was a Christian.
Wife: Uleta Taylor of Miller Grove
Daughters: Debora Gray, (Russell), of Greenville and Tammie Stafford, (Michael) of Alba
Son: Charles Taylor, (Crystal), of Point
Preceded by: Parents; Sisters: Mary Wiggins and Pauline Cassett; Son: James Wes Taylor
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