Lewis E. Taylor

Monday, July 13, 2015

Lewis E. Taylor, 85, of Monett, passed away Saturday, July 11, 2015, in his home.

He was born Jan. 11, 1930, in Shell Knob, the son of Lawrence and Nettie (Smith) Taylor. On April 19, 1951, he was united in marriage to Zelma Periman, who survives.

Additional survivors include: one son, Gaylon Taylor and his wife, Sheryl, of Piedmont; two daughters, Annitta Latshaw and her husband, Michael, of Monett, and Janice Greek and her husband, Larry, of Cassville; 11 grandchildren; and 23 great-grandchildren.

Preceding him in death were his parents; one son, Randall; five brothers; and three sisters.

He received his education at Hailey Rural School. He was a self-employed carpenter, working all over Barry County. He attended Chapel of Grace Church in Monett.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, in Fohn Funeral Home, Cassville. Pastor Jimmie Copley and Pastor Doyle Russell will conduct the services. Burial will be in Mineral Springs Cemetery, Cassville.

The family will receive friends from 9 to 11 a.m. Thursday in Fohn Funeral Home, Cassville.

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Cassville, Missouri