Jess William Taylor Sr.

Published 9:33 am Wednesday, November 4, 2020

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Mr. Jess William Taylor Sr., 57, passed away on Sun., Nov. 1, 2020, at his home in Atmore.

Mr. Taylor was a native of Atmore and had resided in the Rabun and Atmore area for most of his life. He loved playing the guitar and mud trucks.

He is preceded in death by his parents, John William and Christine Taylor; two brothers, John Michael Taylor and Rex Taylor; and step-son, Jay Kenny Milstid.

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He is survived by his wife of 14 years, Pearl Jackson of Atmore; one son, Jess William “Will” Jr. (Lachlan Taylor) of Bay Minette; two daughters, Jessica (Will) Stein of Uriah and Joy (Gregory) Rolin of Poarch; two brothers, Justin (Beth) Taylor of Spanish Fort and Danny Ray (Flossie) Taylor of Rabun; 17 grandchildren, Samantha, Tyler, Jacob, Kenny Earl, Skylyn, Jake, Easton, Callen, Kipton, Summer Pearl, Mahala, Leland, Braxton, Jaxton, Rylan, Emmett and Liam; and three great-grandchildren, Malachi, Kylar and Emery.

Funeral services will be held tomorrow, Thurs., Nov. 5, 2020 at 2 p.m. at the Petty-Eastside Chapel Funeral Home with Sis. Helen Stewart and Bro. Wendell Hadley officiating.

Burial will follow at the Judson Indian Cemetery.

Visitation will be held today, Wed., Nov. 4, 2020 from 5-7 p.m. at the Petty-Eastside Chapel Funeral Home.

Pallbearers will be Bert Joiner, Gregory Rolin, Zephanie Brooks, Kenny Earl Milstid, Gene Milstid, Justin Rolin and A.J. Crenshaw.

Petty-Eastside Chapel Funeral Homes LLC of Atmore is in charge of all arrangements.