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Cecil Taylor

Thursday, June 6, 2002

Cecil W. Taylor, 91, was born May 19, 1911, to William Monroe Taylor and Addie Bell Kincaid Taylor at Wirth, Ark. He died May 23, 2002, in Jonesboro, Ark.He was united in marriage September 15, 1940, in Wirth to Angello Marie Angotti, who preceded him in death October 22, 1971. He was united in marriage October 12, 1974, in Camp to Myrtle Gephart, who preceded him in death February 27, 1992. He was a farmer and was employed by Cooper Industries in Cherokee Village, working in landscaping and lawn care for many years.He is survived by five children, Mae Whiteside of West Fork, Ark., William Wesley Taylor of Rogers, Ark., Mildred Albright of Jonesboro, Ark., Lily Dees of Lowell, Ark., and Debbie Sayles of Mammoth Spring; 11 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and two great-great grandchildren.He was preceded in death by his parents; his wives; one grandson, Vernon Whiteside; one granddaughter, Kathy Diane Albright; four brothers; and one sister. Services were May 26, 2002 at Wirth Cemetery with J.R. Wiles officiating. Burial was under the direction of Carter Funeral Home, Inc. of Thayer, Mo.