Posted: Feb 12, 2020
Funeral Home: Matheny Whited Funeral Home, Elizabeth
Rodney Darrell Taylor 71 of Palestine WV, passed away at his residence Monday, February 10, 2020
He was born in Big Bend, Calhoun co . the son of the Late Virgil and Madeline (Goodnight) Taylor.
He was a 1967 graduate of Calhoun County High School, and served in the United States Army during Vietnam.
He was a member of DAV and the Paralyzed Veterans. He was a mechanic by trade.
He is survived by his wife of 51 years Mary Ann (La Deaux) Taylor
2 Sons Joseph Taylor of Big Bend and John Taylor of Palestine.
Step grand children; Christopher Kirkland, Madison, Preston, Johnathan and Katelynn Allman
2 special little friends Aaliyah and Dalan Green who called him "Poppy".
3 Brothers Doug Taylor (Shirley) of Big Bend, Dextor Taylor of Big Springs and Harvey Taylor (Carol) of Grantsville
3 sisters Sheila Sims (James) of Big Bend, Kathy Richards (Willie) of Big Springs, Martha Newell (Eric) Animaoriah
Several Nieces and Nephews
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by 3 brothers Gary, Ronnie and Perry
Services will be 2 PM Saturday, Feb. 15, 2020 at Matheny Whited Funeral Home of Elizabeth with the Rev, Rick Metheney officiating.
Visitation will be Saturday from 11 am until time of service at 2 PM. Interment will be at K o P Cemetery of Elizabeth