RYE — Floys Taylor age 93 of Rye, Ark., died Monday April 22, at the Chapel Wood Nursing Home in Warren. He was born October 31, 1919 in Rye, Ark., a son of the late Jim Taylor and Pearl McClain Taylor. He was a Millwright with over 35 years of service, a member of the Carpenters and Joiners Local, a member of Enon Missionary Baptist Church and a United States WWII Army Veteran serving in the Aircorp. Also preceding him in death was his wife Louise Braswell Taylor, whom he married January 31, 1942 and she died February 3, 2011. Brothers Homer Taylor, Ellis Taylor, Troy Taylor and LeRoy Taylor. Sisters Ruth Jones and Lorene Sweeney, a granddaughter Ashley Holiday and daughter in law Susan Taylor.
Survivors include two sons, Bacil Taylor (Rena), Pine Bluff, Ark., and Galen Taylor, Pine Bluff, Ark., one sister Geraldine Byrd, Pansy, Ark., and five grandchildren. Belinda Brown (David), Jim Taylor (Donna), Mishelle Sutton (Kip), Todd Taylor (Christy) and Amanda Robinson (Jason). 11 great-grandchildren and three great-great grandchildren.
Funeral services 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, April 24th at Enon Missionary Baptist Church by Frazer’s Funeral Home. Burial in Enon Cemetery by Frazer’s Funeral Home. Visitation 12:30 p.m. till service time Wednesday at Enon Missionary Baptist Church. Online guestbook www.frazerfuneralhome.com