Simeon F. "Bud" Taylor

Thursday, November 13, 2003

Born 3-13-1935 -- Died 10-27-2003

Simeon Felix "Bud" Taylor, 68, was born March 13, 1935, in Randolph County, Ark., the son of Simeon F. Taylor Sr. and Marian Pauline Phillips Taylor. He died Oct. 27, 2003 at Parkview Hospital in Pueblo.

He had been employed as a truck driver for many years and was a farmer and rancher.

Survivors include four sons -- Mark (Marie) Taylor of Fowler, Brian (Jill) Taylor of Manzanola, Michael (Debbie Nichols) Taylor of Oxnard, Calif., and Donald (Marie Carlman) Taylor of Hays, Kan.; two brothers -- Paul (Mary Lou) Taylor and Ed (Louis) Taylor of Thayer, Mo.; two sisters -- Mary Ann Talley of Mountain Grove, Mo. and Pearl Hines of Thayer, Mo.; two grandchildren -- Kendra and Kyle Taylor; and three step grandchildren -- Michelle, Merlyn and Marla Martin.

He was preceded in death by his parents and a sister, Alice Pauline Mix.

A memorial service was Nov. 3, 2003, at Griffy Family Funeral Home Chapel in Fowler with Jane Mitchell officiating. Griffy Family Funeral Home in Fowler was in charge of arrangements.