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Mr. Robert Earl Taylor

May 30, 1939 ~ January 11, 2022 (age 82)

Obituary

For live streaming of the Homegoing Celebration for Mr. Robert “Uncle Bob” Taylor, please log onto the Facebook page of Britt Funeral Home & Cremation Service, LLC

 

“For Safety Reasons, the Family Will Be Observing The Funeral Home COVID-19’s Rules”

The family members and friends will be observing the COVID-19  Health Rules (Face Masks “over Mouth and Nose” and Social Distancing will be required)

 

 “I will lift up mine eyes unto the hills, from whence cometh my help.  My help cometh from the Lord, which made heaven and earth.  He will not suffer thy foot to be moved: he that keepeth thee will not slumber.   Behold, he that keepeth Israel shall neither slumber nor sleep.”  (Psalm 121:1-4)   

In profound sorrow, the Britt Funeral Home and Cremation Service join with the Bizzell, Gibbs and Taylor families to announce Mr. Robert Earl Taylor of La Grange, North Carolina, age 82, has completed his earthly journey. 

Mr. Taylor transitioned from labor to reward Tuesday, January 11, 2022 at his residence.  

He was lovingly known by his family members and friends as “Uncle Bob”. 

Robert was born in Lenoir County, North Carolina, May 30, 1939, to the late Mr. Vie Lee Taylor and Mrs. Leora Bizzell Taylor.

He received his education in the Lenoir County Public School System.

During Mr. Taylor’s working years, he worked as a Master Cab Driver for Mutual Cab Company.

He loved to cook and grill out.  “Uncle Bob” enjoyed listening to church music and taking pictures with his computer table.  Also, he enjoyed family outings, family cookouts, seeing and being around his family members and friends.

Brother Taylor was preceded in death by his father and mother, Mr. Vie  Lee Taylor and Mrs. Leora Bizzell Taylor.

 A public visitation will be held Saturday, January 22, 2022 from 12:00 p.m. to 12:50 p.m. in the Britt Funeral Home Memorial Chapel, 414 East Washington Street, La Grange, North Carolina 28551. 

Also, a Celebration of Life Service will be held Saturday, January 22, 2022, at 1:00 p.m. in the Britt Funeral Home Memorial Chapel, 414 East Washington Street, La Grange, North Carolina 28551.  

Interment will follow the Celebration of Life Service in the Saint Matthew FWB Church Cemetery, 2758 Jenny Lind Road, La Grange, North Carolina 28551.

Brother Taylor leaves to cherish his sweet and loving memories to his two daughters, Mrs. Teresa Jones and husband, Charles and Mrs. Barbara Nelson all of Chesapeake, Virginia; two sisters, Ms. Elizabeth T. Gibbs of La Grange, North Carolina and Mrs. Patsy Phillips and husband, Elmer, of Norfolk, Virginia; a brother, Mr. Aaron Taylor of Greensboro, North Carolina; twelve grandchildren; ten great-   grandchildren; numerous nieces, nephews, a host of other relatives and friends.

Saturday, January 22, 2022, the family members and friends will assemble at Britt Funeral Home and Cremation Service, 414 East Washington Street, La Grange, North Carolina at 12:20 p.m. in preparation for the family lineup and the Celebration of Life Service.

Floral arrangements may be delivered to Britt Funeral Home and Cremation Service, 414 East Washington Street, La Grange, North Carolina beginning Friday morning, January 21, 2022 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Cards, Love-Grams and Condolences may be faxed to Britt Funeral Home and Cremation Service at 252-566-5604 or posted online at www.lagrangefuneralservice.com or by calling Britt Funeral Home and Cremation Service at 252-566-5603.

Professional services, of love and care, are entrusted to Britt Funeral Home and Cremation Service, LLC in La Grange, North Carolina.

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Mr. Robert, please visit our floral store.


Services

Public Viewing
Saturday
January 22, 2022

12:00 PM to 12:50 PM
Britt Funeral Home Memorial Chapel
414 East Washington Street
La Grange, NC 28551

Celebration of Life
Saturday
January 22, 2022

1:00 PM
Britt Funeral Home Memorial Chapel
414 East Washington Street
La Grange, NC 28551

Interment
Saturday
January 22, 2022

2:30 PM
Saint Matthew F W B Church Cemetery
2758 Jenny Lind Road
La Grange, NC 28551

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