John William Taylor
WARRENVILLE, SC – Mr. John William Taylor, age 69 of Warrenville, SC passed away on Friday, November 15, 2013 at Aikens Regional Medical Center in Aikens, SC. John was born on April 22, 1944 in Trenton, SC to the late Frank Lester and Jennie Ruth Cornett Taylor. He lived most of his life in Blue Ridge until the last few years of living in Aiken County, SC. John was retired after thirty-five faithful years from Pilgrim Pride as a box maker. He was a member of St. John’s Methodist Church in Graniteville, SC. John enjoyed visiting and being around people. He is survived by two brothers and sisters-in-law, Walter and Sue Taylor of Blue Ridge, GA and James and Kathy Taylor of Warrenville, SC; six sisters and brothers-in-law, JoAnn and the late Jervis Arthur of Warrenville, SC, Imogene and Ron Durden of Langley, SC, Julia and Walter Busbee of Gloverville, SC, Sandra and Billy Thigpen of Charlotte, NC, Linda and the late Alton Ergle of Burnettown, SC and Katherine and Norman Cochran of Blue Ridge, GA and his dog he loved, Batman. Funeral services were conducted on Tuesday, November 19, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. from O’Zion Baptist Church with Rev. Rob Lane and Rev. Michael Pope officiating. Interment followed in O’Zion Church Cemetery. Pallbearers were Hubert Stewart, Donald Stewart, Lynn Arrowood, Larry Williams, David Stanley and Art Perryman. Akins Funeral Home of Blue Ridge was in charge of the arrangements.