Robert Earle (Bob) Taylor, Sr., 90, of Oakboro, was led into Heaven by the hand of his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Friday, May 4, 2018. A memorial service for Mr. Taylor will be held at 2:00 PM on Friday, May 11, 2018 at Loves Grove United Methodist Church in Stanfield. Visitation will be held from 1-2 PM at the church prior to the memorial service.
Robert was born October 10, 1927 in Columbia, SC to the late Nellie Mimms Taylor and Edward Dewitt Taylor. Mr. Taylor was a veteran of the United States Air Force and he retired with the Department of Housing and Urban Development as a Construction Analyst.
He is survived by his wife Maggie Lou Hunter Taylor of the home; son Dr. Robert Earle Taylor, Jr. of Albemarle, NC; daughter Joyce Ann Taylor Walker and husband Woody of Sparta, NC; granddaughter Marissa Ruth Walker; and brother Alvin Taylor of Columbia, SC.
Memorials may be made to the Building Fund of Love’s Grove United Methodist Church, PO Box 276, Stanfield, NC 28163. Condolences may be made online at www.stanlyfuneralhome.com.
Stanly Funeral and Cremation Care of Locust is serving the Taylor family.