Funeral services for Roy D. Bull Taylor will be 1 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 31, 2107, at Cullman Heritage Funeral Home, Bro. David Chambers officiating. Music will be provided by April and Drew Pearson. Interment will be in Lawrence Chapel Cemetery,
Mr. Taylor passed away Friday, Jan. 27, at his residence.
Mr. Taylor was a Union Boilermaker Local 108 - Birmingham for 33 years before retiring. He then owned Taylors Welding Service and Taylors Produce. Even though he stayed very busy, Roy still took time to enjoy his family, whom he loved dearly and his two favorite sports, hunting and fishing.
Surviving are his wife, Vanessa Pearson Taylor; sons, Jonathan (Kendra) Taylor and Daniel (Misty) Sims; daughter, Vicki (Randy) Trammell; brothers, Jerry Taylor and Ronnie (Joan) Taylor; sister, Martha Taylor; grandchildren, Miranda (Roger) Shiftlett, Taylor (Hannah) Trammell, Linley (Victor) Hanson, Crystal (Jarrod) Speakman, Zachary (Tori) Taylor, Willow Taylor, Jaxon Taylor, Mattie Sims, Katelynn Sims, Sarah Burkhalter, Shelby Sims and Colt Sims; great-grandchildren, Walker Shiftlett, Audrey Shiftlett, Henry Hanson, Gracie Speakman, Jase Speakman and Macie Speakman; and a host of nieces, nephews and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, William and Martha Partain Taylor; and son, Rodney Taylor.
Pallbearers will be Jonathan Taylor, Daniel Sims, Taylor Trammell, Zachary Taylor, Steve Eaves, Kenny Eaves, Joey Bailey and Keith Keaton.
Honorary Pallbearers will be Scott Browder, Drew Pearson, Casey Pearson and Johnny Hooper.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at Cullman Heritage Funeral Home.
Published on January 28, 2017