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In Memory of

Dewey William Taylor

October 18, 1956 - March 25, 2015

Obituary


Dewey W. Taylor, Jr., 58, of Statesville died Wednesday, March 25, 2015, at Gordon Hospice House.
He was born on October 18, 1956, in Statesville and was the son of Dewey and Louise Taylor. He graduated from Statesville High School and attended Wingate Junior College and Mitchell College. He was active in the Boy Scouts of America and was a member of the First Baptist Church of Statesville. He was an employee of Acosta Sales & Marketing in Charlotte, NC.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Dena O'Neal Taylor.
He is survived by...

Dewey W. Taylor, Jr., 58, of Statesville died Wednesday, March 25, 2015, at Gordon Hospice House.
He was born on October 18, 1956, in Statesville and was the son of Dewey and Louise Taylor. He graduated from Statesville High School and attended Wingate Junior College and Mitchell College. He was active in the Boy Scouts of America and was a member of the First Baptist Church of Statesville. He was an employee of Acosta Sales & Marketing in Charlotte, NC.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Dena O'Neal Taylor.
He is survived by his loving parents, Dewey and Louise Taylor of Statesville; a sister, Laura Taylor denBoer (David); his niece, Dr. Emily Louise denBoer Mackie; his aunt, Sarah E. Brand; his stepdaughter, Heather Anderson; and numerous cousins.
A memorial service celebrating Dewey's life will be held at 2:00 pm Saturday, April 11, 2015, in the Westmoreland Chapel of Bunch Johnson Funeral Home with Dr. Jack Causey officiating. The family will receive friends immediately following the service and graveside service will follow at Oakwood Cemetery.
Condolences may be sent to the family online at www.bunchjohnsonfuneralhome.com.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to First Baptist Church, 815 Davie Avenue, Statesville, NC 28677; or to Hospice & Palliative Care of Iredell County, 2347 Simonton Road, Statesville, NC 28625.
The family would like to express a special loving thanks to his cousin, Dottie Rowe, who was like a big sister to him and their heartfelt love and appreciation for the support from Dewey's two closest friends, John Stroud and Roy Morrison. The family would also like to thank the staffs at Iredell Memorial Hospital and Gordon Hospice House for their loving care of Dewey.
Bunch-Johnson Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements.