Donald Ray Taylor

Born: Thu., Aug. 17, 1933
Died: Sun., Feb. 24, 2019


1:00 PM to 2:00 PM, Sat., Mar. 02, 2019
Location: Woodsfield

Memorial Service

2:00 PM Sat., Mar. 02, 2019
Location: Woodsfield

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     Donald Ray Taylor, 85, of Caldwell, Ohio (formerly of Lewisville, Ohio) passed away Sunday, February 24, 2019 at the Summit Acres Nursing Home, Caldwell, Ohio.

     He was born near St. Clairsville, Ohio on August 17, 1933 a son of the late Oscar and Vesta McAllister Taylor.

     Don was a retired laborer and U.S. Army veteran.

     Surviving are four sisters, Nancy Anderson of Bellaire, Ohio, Joan Rouse of Columbus, Ohio, Brenda Sutton of Norwalk, Ohio, Ruth Warfield of Massillon, Ohio; one brother, Jerry Taylor of Lake Panasoffkee, Florida; several nieces and nephews.

     In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his siblings, Lewis Taylor, Helen McCort, Mary Hay, and Beverly Reynolds.

     Friends will be received at the Watters Funeral Home, 37501 State Route 78 West, Woodsfield, Ohio from 1:00 p.m. until time of military services at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, March 2, 2019.

     Inurnment will be held at the convenience of the family in the Crestview Cemetery, Barnesville, Ohio.


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Cheryl J Skinner, Military Veterans Musuem
   Posted Tue February 26, 2019
May the love of God surround you and your family during this difficult time,
May you come to know that the love of God is with you always,

May your memories of Donald Ray Taylor, give you peace, comfort and strength…

Rest now in the arms of our Lord your mission on earth is complete.
I thank you for your service to our Country and my Freedom. You will not be forgotten.
My thoughts
and prayers to the family of ….

US Army Veteran, Donald Ray Taylor, is “A True American Hero” God Bless†

† Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends. John 15:13 †

Julie Taylor Edwards
   Posted Sun March 03, 2019
I have very fond memories of this gentle man and this wonderful family. One thing I didn't realize is that Don had been in the military. Thank you Don for your service. My thoughts and prayers are with you all at this sad time. RIP Don until we meet again on that beautiful shore.

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