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J W Taylor

J W Taylor

Monday, August 19th, 1935 - Saturday, August 15th, 2020
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Graveside services for J W Taylor, 84, of Mabank, are scheduled for 12:00 p.m. Thursday, August 20, 2020 at Post Oak Cemetery in Malakoff under the direction of Hannigan Smith Funeral Home.

Mr. Taylor passed away on August 15, 2020 in Tyler.

J W Taylor was born August 19, 1935 in Whitewright, Texas, the son of Wilbur P. Taylor and Effie May (Daniels) Taylor. He served in the United States Navy as a commissary chef aboard the ship he was stationed on. After the military, J W would spend his career dedicated to the food industry. He owned Del-Bake Sales in Dallas for 12 years, worked for Sysco Foods as a sales manager for 10 years and served as a manager of Tom Thumb for 17 years. In his free time, J W enjoyed going to garage sales with his wife where they would buy and sell items. He also enjoyed furniture restoration, word seek puzzles, music, watching Nascar and being a Dallas Cowboys fan. His favorite time of the day was 5 o’clock somewhere. J W will be missed by all those who knew and loved him.

He was preceded in death by his parents; three sons, Danny Taylor, Clint Taylor; Guy Byrd and numerous siblings.

J W is survived by his loving wife Julie “Grammy” Taylor of Mabank; three children, Gina Byrd and husband Emmett of Irving, Pam Sanders and Jerry Tilley of Mabank, Larry Byrd and wife Karen of Raleigh, North Carolina; nine grandchildren, Daniel Taylor, Cherish Taylor, Autumn Byrd, Cassie Soto, Harlie Rodriguez, Crystal Jones, Colt Murdoch, Cody Byrd, Ashley Byrd; 13 great grandchildren and three great-great grandchildren.

Visitation will be held prior to the service on Thursday, August 20, 2020 at the Hannigan Smith Funeral Home from 10-11:00 a.m.

Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the Hannigan Smith Funeral Home family.

You may light a candle or write condolences to the family at www.hannigansmith.com
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Thursday, August 20th, 2020 | 10:00am - 11:00am
    When
    Thursday, August 20th, 2020 10:00am - 11:00am
    Location
    Hannigan Smith Funeral Home
    Address
    842 SE Loop 7
    ATHENS, TX 75752
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  • Service

    Thursday, August 20th, 2020 | 12:00pm
    When
    Thursday, August 20th, 2020 12:00pm
    Location
    Post Oak Cemetery
    Address
    County Road 1309
    Malakoff, Texas 75148
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  • Interment

    Thursday, August 20th, 2020 | 12:00pm
    When
    Thursday, August 20th, 2020 12:00pm
    Location
    Post Oak Cemetery
    Address
    CR 1309
    Cross Road, TX 75148
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Donna Morgan

Posted at 10:53am
Jw; thank you for the memories, your friendship , and the advise given that taught me about customers and the Deli and working hard..
RIP JW
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John Jacobs

Posted at 05:02pm
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Posted at 11:54am
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Posted at 08:52am
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