Taylor, James Winston (Lyerly)

Tuesday, January 22, 2013

James Winston Taylor, 49, of Lyerly, Georgia, died on Saturday January 19, 2013, at Redmond Regional Medical Center. 

Mr. Taylor was born March 1, 1963, in Trion, Ga.,, the son of the late William “Bill” and Lorene Jones Taylor. Mr. Taylor was employed with North Ga. Recycling. 

Survivors include his wife, Chris Taylor, daughters, Amanda and Kevin Rhinehart, Jennifer Taylor and Eric Slater, sister, Rhonda Taylor, brothers, William “Bill” Taylor, JR, Leon Taylor, grandchild, Hunter Rhinehart.

Funeral service will be at 7 p.m. on Wednesday Jan. 23, at the Chapel of Mason Funeral Home with Reverend David Vanhorn officiating. 

Mr. Taylor will be in state at the Mason Funeral Home and the family will receive friends on Wednesday from 5 p.m. until the funeral hour. 


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