Johnie Lee Taylor
Johnie Lee Taylor, age 66, of Shelby, died Tuesday, October 17, 2017 at Medstar Georgetown University Hospital in Washington, D.C. after a sudden illness.
John was born November 10, 1950 in Louisa, Kentucky the son of the late Johnie B. and Lou C. (Workman) Taylor. He was 1968 graduate of Plymouth High School and completed 5 years of education to become a journeyman electrician. He was a member of IBEW Local #688 in Mansfield and he loved his job. Fishing, traveling, working on his home and, of course, more fishing – those were John’s hobbies that kept him busy. The thing that he cherished the most was the love of family.
He is survived by his wife: Pamela J. (Arnold) Taylor, whom he wed on April 11, 1996; a son: Brad Taylor (Philip Kirby) of Germantown, MD; a daughter: Jennifer E. Ulman of Clyde; 3 siblings: Brenda Kay (Dave) Myers of Plymouth, Kathy (Harold) Smedley of Plymouth, and Larry (Mary Lee) Taylor of Mt. Vernon. Numerous grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents and a grandson, Zackary Slone.
Family and friends are welcome on Sunday, October 22, 2017 from 3-5 PM at the Turner Funeral Home, 168 West Main Street, Shelby. Funeral services will be on Monday, October 23, 2017at 11:00 AM at the funeral home. Pastor Merlin Dye will officiate. Burial will follow in Mt. Hope Cemetery in Shiloh. Memorial expressions may be made to Alzheimer’s Association, P.O. Box 96011, Washington, D.C. 20090-6011.
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