Age: 76 Address: Marion, North Carolina Date of Death: Monday, December 23, 2013 Arrangements: Westmoreland Funeral Home of Marion, North Carolina
Details: Wallace Taylor of Marion, passed away Monday, December 23, 2013 at Autumn Care of Marion.
A native of Avery County, NC, he was born March 21, 1937 and was the son of the late Arthur and Cathy Phillips Taylor. Wallace retired from Henredon after several years of service and in his spare time, enjoyed working in his garden. He attended Old Fort Free Will Baptist Church. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his wife, Jewel Woody Taylor and a number of brothers and sisters.
Mr. Taylor is survived by his daughter, Wanda Powell of Marion; two grandchildren, Holly and Travis Powell; one great grandson, Braxton Habanec; three brothers, Harold, Don and William Taylor and four sisters, Lucy Carpenter, Louise Tate, Lillian Wall and Ruth Burleson.
A funeral service will be held Saturday, December 28, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. at Walnut Grove Presbyterian Church in Newland with Rev. Bruce Ward officiating. Mr. Taylor will be placed in the church one hour prior to the service. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
The family will receive friends on Friday, December 27, 2013 from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at Westmoreland Funeral Home in Marion.
In lieu of flowers, those wishing to make memorial donations are asked to consider, Hospice of McDowell County, 575 Airport Road, Marion, NC 28752.
Westmoreland Funeral Home of Marion is assisting the Taylor Family. To send an online condolence please visit the Website: www.westmorelandfuneralhome.com