Roy Taylor

September 15, 1937 ~ January 23, 2022 (age 84)

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Mr. Roy Taylor, 84 of Morrilton, Arkansas transitioned on Sunday, January 23, 2022 at Brookridge Cove Rehabilitation and Care Center. Royle was born September 15, 1937 in Plumerville, Arkansas, to LeRoy Taylor and Stella Payne Taylor. Roy was the second of ten children. 

Roy worked for Union Pacific Railroad for many years. In the 1960's Roy moved to Kansas City were he met Lena Madlock and to this union four children were born.

Roy is proceeded in death by his parents, wife, siblings Henry Taylor, twin brothers Marl and Earl Taylor, James Taylor, and LaFaye Taylor.

He leaves to cherish his memories, four children Vincent (Aprile) Taylor, Roy Taylor Jr., Thomas Taylor and Stella Taylor; Step-sons, James (Gale) Madlock and Johnny Hawkins; sisters Ruby (Jonathan) Hull, Willie B. Hervey, and Mae Ruth Taylor; one brother, Bobby (Geneva) Taylor; 10 grandchildren, 25 great-grandchildren,1 great-great grandchild and  host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends


"So do not fear, for I am with you; do not be dismayed, for I am your God. I will strengthen you and help you; I will uphold you with my righteous right hand."

Isaiah 41:10


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January 28, 2022

1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Robert & Barbara Wilson Memorial Chapel
106 East Elm
Morrilton, AR 72110

Private Service

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