Brian Edward Taylor, 23, of Hardy died Feb. 2, 2002, in an automobile accident near Hardy on Highway 175.
Born July 15, 1978, in Mountain Home, he was the son of John R. Taylor and Kathie R. Casey Taylor. He was a graduate of the Williford High School and worked as a maintenance worker for Martin Marietta Materials Company in Black Rock, formerly Meridian Aggregates Co.
Survivors include his parents, John and Kathie Taylor of Jacksonville, Ark.; a brother, Andy Taylor of Hardy; a sister, Amber Bell of Hardy; his maternal great-grandmother, Lorraine Sodergren of Macon, Ill.; and his maternal grandfather, Robert Casey of Memphis.
The funeral was Feb. 4 at Tri-County's Cherokee Chapel in Highland with the Rev. Floyd Rikard officiating. Burial followed in the Baker Cemetery near Ozark Acres.
Arrangements were under the direction of Tri-County's Cherokee Chapel of Highland.