James K. Taylor

Published 5:00 pm Sunday, January 1, 2023

Mr. James Kenneth Taylor, 73, passed away on Dec. 28, 2022 in Birmingham with his family by his bedside.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Austin (Callie Johnson) Taylor; two brothers, Richard “Teak” Taylor and Albert “AB” Taylor.
He is survived by his loving wife of 51 years, Patsy English Taylor, of Atmore; one son, Justin (Tiffany) Taylor, of Trussville; two daughters, Jan (Brandon) Rivers, of Ponchatoula, La. and Jill Taylor, of Atmore; one brother, Rodney “Rod” (JoAnn) Taylor, of Uriah; one sister, Shelia (Steve) Pugh, of Walnut Hill, Fla.; five grandchildren, Wyatt Baker, Alexis Rivers, Olivia Rivers, Anna Taylor and Callie Taylor; two special nieces, Hannah Cooper and Abby Cooper; and other relatives and friends.
A funeral service will be held on Mon., Jan. 2, 2023, at 2 p.m. at Petty-Eastside Chapel Funeral Home LLC with the Rev. David Cooper officiating.
Burial will follow at Miller Cemetery.
Visitation will be held on Jan. 2, 2023 from 1 p.m. until service time at Petty-Eastside Chapel Funeral Home LLC.
Pallbearers will be Josh Baggett, John English, Stevie Pugh, Clinton Pugh, Wyatt Baker and Jason “Man” Taylor.
Petty- Eastside Chapel Funeral Homes LLC of Atmore is in charge of all arrangements.

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