BROOKSVILLE — Elmer G. “Doc” Taylor, 81, died Dec. 6, 2017, at his residence. Services are at 2 p.m. today at Soule Chapel Church with Wayne Studdard officiating. Visitation is one hour prior to services at the church. Cockrell Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Mr. Taylor was born July 22, 1936, to the late Garrett Williams and Emma Mae Bledsoe Taylor in Brooksville. He was a graduate of Brooksville High School. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, Benny Taylor. He is survived by his wife, Glenda M. Taylor of Brooksville; son, Vance Taylor; daughters, Renee McDonald and Leigh Anne Randall; sister, Dorothy Olsen of Starkville; brothers, Robert Wade Taylor of Warren, Ohio, and Tommy Taylor of Collierville, Tennessee; and 11 grandchildren. Memorials may be made to the T.K. Martin Center, PO Box 9736, Mississippi State, MS 39762.
Appeared in The Commercial Dispatch on December 7, 2017
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