Bobby Gerald Taylor

Aug 13 2012

Memorial services for 75 year old Bobby Gerald Taylor of Smithville will be conducted on Thursday at 6:00PM at Silver Point Baptist Church with Tony Crow officiating. Visitation with the family will be on Thursday at Silver Point Baptist Church from 4:00-6:00PM.

Taylor died on Sunday at the Centennial Medical Center in Nashville, TN. Bobby Gerald Taylor was born on July 2, 1937 in Wilson County, TN to the late Walter and Willie O.Hammond (Jones). Bobby worked for Avco and was a member of the Silver Point Baptist Church.

Inaddition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his grandparents who raised him: Nisha and Pearl Taylor, and a Half-Sister:Nancy Hammond.

He is survived by 2 Sons and Daughters-In-Law: Glyn and April Taylor of Silver Point, and Lynn and Trenia Taylor of Baxter, TN. Two Daughters and Sons-In-Law: Kathy Taylor and Kirk Moody of Smithville,TN and Tammy Taylor and Brent Hickman of Cookeville, TN. A Brother and Sister-In_Law: Jimmy and Marie Taylor of Smithville, TN. 2 Half Brothers: Charles and Roger Hammond. A Half Sister:Doris Ann Taylor.

Bobby was a grandfather to six grandchildren:Brittany Taylor, Devon Taylor, Jacob Taylor, Jaylee Beth(Beth Ann)Taylor, Avery Grace Hickman,and Presley Mae"Elvis"Hickman. He is also survived by a very special caregiver: Aliesha Butler, a host of nieces and nephews.

Memorial Donations may be made to the Silver Point Baptist Church or to the family.

Whitson Funeral Home in Cookeville is in charge of the arrangements.

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