PROVIDENCE, Ky. – Lawrence Edward Taylor, 88, of Providence, Ky. passed away 10:25 a.m. on Saturday Oct. 3, 2015 at Baptist Health in Madisonville, Ky. He was a farmer and retired from York Manufacturing in Madisonville, Ky. He was a US Army PFC & Military Police Veteran. He was an honorable member of Star Hope General Baptist Church in Providence, Ky. He was the son of the late Vessia Lawrence and Beulah Elizabeth Veazy Taylor.

He was preceded by a brother William Taylor, and two sisters Helen Williams and Dorothy Duncan.

He is survived by his wife of 66 years, Virginia Anne Springfield Taylor of Providence, Ky.; two daughters Phyllis Puckett(Virgil) of Nebo, Ky. and Gina Moser(David) of Hickory, N.C.; two sons Ron Taylor(Kathy) of Hanson, Ky. and Bill Taylor(Sheryl) of Providence, Ky.; six grandchildren, Steven Puckett(Amy), Stacey Boles(Bo), Bryan Taylor, Niki Massey(Cleveland), Kristen Holmes(Eddie) and Jacob Moser; eight great grandchildren Taylor Puckett, Avyn Puckett, Tripp Boles, Enola Massey, Waylon Massey, Layla Holmes, Lance Holmes and Landon Holmes; and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held 1 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015, at Townsend Funeral Home in Dixon, Ky. Rev. Danny Nelson will officiate. Burial will be in Star Hope Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. on Monday and from 8 a.m. until service time on Tuesday at the funeral home. Pallbearers will be grandsons Steven Puckett, Bo Boles, Bryan Taylor, Eddie Holmes, Cleveland Massey and Jacob Moser.

Memorial contributions can be made to Star Hope Cemetery Fund c/o Curtis Frederick 59 West Wind Blvd. Madisonville, Ky. 42431. Military services will be conducted by the Hopkins County Honor Guard at the cemetery.



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