Born 5-7-1954 -- Died 2-20-2006
Charles Michael Taylor was born May 7, 1954, in Thayer, Mo., the son of the late Jack C. Taylor and Julia Phelps Taylor.
He died Feb. 20, 2006, in Springfield, Mo., at the of of 51.
He was united in marriage July 20, 2002, in Fulton County to Donna Louise Johnson.
He served in the United States Navy and worked for Dills Trucking Company of Thayer. He was an active member of Chapel Hill Baptist Church. He was a devoted husband, father and stepfather and will be greatly missed by his family and friends.
Survivors include his wife, Donna of the home in Thayer; two sons, Clint Taylor and Jake Taylor of Salem; one step-son, Robert Johnson of Springfield; one step-daughter, Kali Johnson of Oklahoma City, Okla.; one brother, Terry Taylor of Mammoth Spring and several loving relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Jack and Julia Taylor; and one nephew, Terry Wayne Taylor.
The funeral services were held Feb. 25 at the Chapel Hill Baptist Church in Thayer with ministers Scott Hunnicutt and Floyd Rikard officiating. Cremation and burial will be held at a later date.