Glenn Ray Taylor

Published 10:17 am Tuesday, December 1, 2020

Glenn Ray Taylor of Atmore passed away on Nov. 24, 2020.


He was born on July 5, 1944 in Citronelle to the late Robert Claytis and Ruby Jeffers Taylor. After being a lifelong teacher, coach and principal, he retired from the Escambia County Alabama School System.

He is preceded in death by his parents.

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He is survived by his wife of over 53 years, Janet Howell Taylor; his son, Glenn Allan Daphnelys Taylor of Gainesville, Fla.; his daughters, Suzanne Taylor (Chad) Helton of Atmore and Mandy Senn (Kris) Simmons of Chattanooga, Tenn.; his sisters, Evonne (Wendell) Beason of Satsuma and Kathy (Bobby) Raines of Saraland; his grandchildren, Taylor, Brett, Chaston, Parker, Grayson, Jace and Primrose; and his great-grandchildren, Ella Kate, Maggie and Rhett.

A private family graveside service was held on Nov. 27, 2020 at Oak Hill Cemetery with Austin Lee officiating.

Active pallbearers were Chad Helton, Brett Helton, Chaston Helton, Allan Taylor, Kris Simmons and Donnie Faulk.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to The Salvation Army.

Johnson-Quimby Funeral Home was in charge of all arrangements.