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James Patrick Taylor

March 17, 1934 ~ August 16, 2017 (age 83)
James Patrick Taylor, age 83, of Edgewood Maryland, "Crossed the River" to meet his maker on Wednesday August 16, 2017 at the Senator Bob Hooper House in Forest Hill, Maryland.

He was born March 17, 1934 in Clarksburg West Virginia; the son of the late James G, and Alfreda (Mason) Taylor.

James was a U.S. Navy Korean War Veteran as a Machinist Mate Third Class. He loved farming, and loved the simple things in life. His wit, and ability to laugh and smile especially through tough times is what we will remember him most for.

James is survived by his wife of 62 years, Anna J. (Devano), children, Johnny (Buck) & his wife, Patty (Pussycat), Sharon (Queenie) & her husband, Dennis (Molasses), Jimmy (Jim Bob) & his wife, Mary (Gumdrop), Lori (Cotton Ball) & her husband, Craig (Oley); seven grandchildren, Jennifer (Jenny Wren), Jessica (Honey Bear), Jason (Jay Bird), Justin (Tater), Elise (Lamb Chop), Deanna (Dimples), and Kimberly (Sweet Pea); two great granddaughters, Juliana (Butter Cup) and Harper (Rosebud); a brother, Wade .

In addition to his parents, James was preceded in death by his daughter, Lisa Ann.

Family will receive friends at Greathouse Funeral Home, 1999 W. Main Street, Salem on Sunday, August 20, 2017 from 2:00 - 5:00 PM, where vigil rites will be held at 5:00 PM; Catholic Funeral Liturgy will be held at Sacred Heart Catholic Church on Monday, August 21, 2017 at 11:00 AM with Father William A. Anderson, as presider. Interment will follow at Mt Olive Church Cemetery, where military honor will be accorded by the Harrison County Honor Guard and the Navy Honor Guard.


Cemetery Details

Mt Olive Baptist Church Cemetery

Salem, WV, 26426

Visitation

AUG 20. 02:00 PM - 05:00 PM

Greathouse Funeral Home - David W Bolyard Jr., L.I.C.

1999 W Main Street

Salem, WV, US, 26426

greathousefuneralhome@mtnfg.com

http://www.greathousefuneralhome.com

Vigil Service

AUG 20. 05:00 PM

Greathouse Funeral Home - David W Bolyard Jr., L.I.C.

1999 W Main Street

Salem, WV, US, 26426

greathousefuneralhome@mtnfg.com

http://www.greathousefuneralhome.com

Catholic Funeral Liturgy

AUG 21. 11:00 AM

Greathouse Funeral Home - David W Bolyard Jr., L.I.C.

1999 W Main Street

Salem, WV, US, 26426

greathousefuneralhome@mtnfg.com

http://www.greathousefuneralhome.com


 Service Information

A service summary is not available


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