1945 – 2015
Jesse Stanley Taylor, Jr. of Whiteville passed away Tuesday, Oct. 20 at UNC Hospital in Chapel Hill following an illness. He was 70.
Born on Feb. 26, 1945 in Whiteville he was the son of the late Jesse Stanley Taylor, Sr. and the late Hazel Prince Taylor.
Mr. Taylor served his country with courage and honor in the US Air Force during the Vietnam War and afterwards he worked as a pharmaceutical technician until his retirement.
Survivors include his brother, George Taylor of Loris; nephew, Brent Taylor of Aynor; great niece, Mary Ashlyn Taylor and great nephew, Grayson Taylor.
In addition to his parents, Mr. Taylor was predeceased by his sister, Linda Lee Taylor Henry.
Graveside memorial services were held 3 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 25 at Lebanon Methodist Church Cemetery in Tabor City, with Pastor Fred Holmes officiating.
Memorials may be made to Glendale Baptist Church, 950 State Hwy 747, Loris, SC 29569.
A guest register is available here.