Funeral services for Bob J. Taylor Sr., 82, of Early, are set for 2 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 7, in the Heartland Funeral Home Chapel with burial to follow in Eastlawn Memorial Park. Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 6, at the funeral home.

He died Sunday evening, Aug. 3, 2008, at his home.

He was born Jan. 5, 1926, in Williams, Texas. He was a former co-owner of Taylor Oil Company in Early. He served in the U.S. Navy. He was Baptist.

Survivors include his wife Billie Taylor of Early; a son, Bobby Joe Taylor Jr. of Early; a daughter, Jan Gonterman and her companion Evelyn Maddox of Early; a brother, David Taylor and wife Brenda of Early; and numerous nieces and nephews.

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