Willie Taylor Sr.

July 31, 1930 ~ April 9, 2020 (age 89)

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Private Graveside Service for Mr. Wille Taylor Sr., 89 of Decatur, Alabama will be noon Wednesday, April 15, 2020 at Sterrs Cemetery with Elder Kenneth Lankford officiating and Reynolds Funeral Home  directing.

Willie Taylor was born July 31, 1930 in Belle Mina, Alabama to the late Emmitt Taylor and Addie Malone. He transitioned to his heavenly home on April 9, 2020, at his residence.

Willie confessed a belief in Christ in 1975 and joined Fletcher’s Chapel P.B. Church where he became a faithful member and dedicated Deacon. Willie was a loving and caring husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, great great-grandfather and friend.  He was married to the late Ollie Ruth Taylor.

He leaves his memory to be cherished by: his nine children, Charles Evans of Lima, OH, Doris Bell, Willie James Taylor, Linda Jordan (Randell), Billy Taylor, Laura Watkins, Irvin “Kent” Taylor, Janice Jones (Michael), all of Decatur, and Lesia Hill (Joe) of Hillsboro, AL; at a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.                              

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 Service Program


Graveside Service
April 15, 2020

12:00 PM
Decatur City-Sterrs Division
Washington St NW
Decatur, Alabama 35601

Please note
COVID-19 GUIDELINES Dr. Scott Harris, State Health Officer, and Governor Kay Ivey have issued the most recent State Health Order to protect Alabama citizens from the spread of the dangerous COVID-19 virus. The Alabama State Health Order requires our bereaved families and Funeral Establishment members to: In the State Health Order, all in-person gatherings are limited to 10 people. Funeral Establishment members will be assisting families in planning small graveside, chapel, church, and visitation services that meet the 10 in-person gathering order. Opportunities for larger memorial or celebration of life services will be offered after the COVID-19 State Health Order is lifted.
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