Leonard Edward Taylor, Sr.

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“Each time I met with Mr. Taylor he seemed a very kind and gentle soul; I am very sorry to hear of his passing. My prayers are extended to his wife...Read More »
1 of 30 | Posted by: Terri Williams - princeton, WV

“I love paw so much we will miss hem love chacanda candy bobby zack ”
2 of 30 | Posted by: Chacanda - Princeton, WV

“Pawpaw I love you so much. I always loved doing things with you and hanging out with you! You will be greatly missed. ...Read More »
3 of 30 | Posted by: Cody jackson - Rock, WV

“Paw I will always miss you and you will always be loved by me and michai and all four of my kids but I going to get me a home for and my family...Read More »
4 of 30 | Posted by: Nicky Gilley - Princeton, WV

“Paw You will be missed I didn't know you long. But once you were my neighbor I will never forget you letting me use your truck to get back and forth...Read More »
5 of 30 | Posted by: Angie Gilley - West Hamlin, WV

“Paw You will be missed I didn't know you long. But once you were my neighbor I will never forget you letting me use your truck to get back and forth...Read More »
6 of 30 | Posted by: Angie Gilley - West Hamlin, WV

“Paw You will be missed I didn't know you long. But once you were my neighbor I will never forget you letting me use your truck to get back and forth...Read More »
7 of 30 | Posted by: Angie Gilley - West Hamlin, WV

“Paw I will miss you but you will always be in my heart I'm sorry we didn't get to spend much time together in the last few years I wish we couldake...Read More »
8 of 30 | Posted by: Terry Holley - Westhamlin, WV

“You were very special paw you made life better in your own way everyone will remember you for your great sence of hummer and personality your were...Read More »
9 of 30 | Posted by: Stephanie - Campcreek, WV

“Paw You will be missed I didn't know you long. But once you were my neighbor I will never forget you letting me use your truck to get back and forth...Read More »
10 of 30 | Posted by: Angie Gilley

“To my loving grandpaw I love n miss u dearly....can't believe ur gone u was the strongest man I've ever known...but I'm glad ur not suffering anymore...Read More »
11 of 30 | Posted by: Shannon Jackson - Rock, WV

“Leonard u are a 2nd father to me u took me and my mother in when I was 8 yrs old and still accepted me as your own even after the divorce. I love u...Read More »
12 of 30 | Posted by: Niketa - Princeton, WV

“Paw where do I begin to sat thanks for everything you did to Britten my life you were like a dad to me and I did try hard to make your life casiore I...Read More »
13 of 30 | Posted by: Sharon - Princeton , WV

“Paw I am going to miss you and it's going to be hard and autum is heart broken because she thought the moon and the stars in the sky set on you we...Read More »
14 of 30 | Posted by: Stephanie - Campcreek, WV

“I love you pawpaw rip love Brookes ”
15 of 30 | Posted by: Brooke Taylor - Princeton, WV

“Leonard, I will always love you with all my heart an soul. No one will ever be able to take your spot you always made sure that mom an...Read More »
16 of 30 | Posted by: Natalie Doss - Princeron, WV

“To my one of the closest loves. My grand paws name is Leonard Taylor snr. Some of u may know him as crazy horse. We all love you very much ...Read More »
17 of 30 | Posted by: Joe Stephenson and family - WV

“I thank you for accepting me to be your daughter in law an for feeling in for my dad for the last 12 years an I love you an I'm going to miss you.....Read More »
18 of 30 | Posted by: Sherri Taylor - Princeton, WV

“Dad I love you and miss you ”
19 of 30 | Posted by: Eddie Taylor - Princeton, WV

“Sorry I was riding down the road writing and it's expose to say sending our love (porky) ”
20 of 30 | Posted by: melisa - VA - family friend

“Well dont know were to start with this because you was such a cheerful and lovely person.when we would come see you and Pauline we set and laughed...Read More »
21 of 30 | Posted by: Melisa Hurt - Franklin county, VA

“Hey paw going to miss you a lot you were the best grandpa ever and you will be missed by every one we love u and miss you and always will rest in...Read More »
22 of 30 | Posted by: Monk and Leslie - Beaver, WV

“i just want to say that your was a wounderfull grandpa and you were and still are loved by many u will never know how much u ment to all of us you...Read More »
23 of 30 | Posted by: jessica - princeton, WV

“You was always great with your grand-babies. Dustin loved you very much and as he gets older we will tell him all the great memories about you! You...Read More »
24 of 30 | Posted by: Alexis and Dustin Jackson - WV

“I didn't really know you that long but you was a great man and always on the go! You made your friends and family proud! You always told me to keep...Read More »
25 of 30 | Posted by: Alexis Clower, Dustin Jackson - WV

“Papaw you will always be in my Herat n I will never forget u we had so much fun together when we cut wood or workin on cars u knew how to make...Read More »
26 of 30 | Posted by: Shaun Jackson - Rock, WV

“Papaw I love and will miss you ..you was a good person and papaw love you always your grandson peanut ....I love you ”
27 of 30 | Posted by: Peanut - Rock, WV - Grandson

“Dad I just want you to know I will deeply miss you I loved you with all of my heart there was struggle times but you always seemed to help us thru...Read More »
28 of 30 | Posted by: Teresa - Rock, WV - Daughter

“candy bobby chacanda zack jessica emmanuel thanks dad for being my dad and thank you lord for choosing us the dad we had you are a light in our...Read More »
29 of 30 | Posted by: candy - princeton , WV - daughter

“dad we love you more than words could say and you will always live in our hearts forever god blessed us with you and you taught us so much you were...Read More »
30 of 30 | Posted by: candy - princeton , WV - daughter


Leonard Edward Taylor, Sr., 78, of Hearn Ave., Princeton died Friday, December 7, 2012 at Princeton Community Hospital. Born March 12, 1934, in Bluefield, West Virginia, he was the son of the late Frank Brookman Taylor, Sr. and Frances Jones Taylor. He was of the Pentecostal Holiness faith serving as minster at Full Gospel Church. He also was a disabled welder. He was preceded in death by a son Freddie Taylor, daughter Christina Thornton and his siblings, Marie, Doug, Sarah, Geraldine (Gerry) Taylor and Bobby Catron. Mr. Taylor is survived by his wife, Natalie B. Doss; children, Kathy Hall, Lenny Taylor, Eddie Taylor, Teresa Rose, Kayla Six and Candy Mathena. 29 grandchildren; 2 step grandchildren. Siblings, Ervin Taylor, Russell Catron, Geraldine Taylor (Buttons), Pete Taylor, Joyce Fletcher, Frank Taylor, Jaunita Taylor, Bobby Gene Taylor, Betty Christine Taylor, Sylvia Taylor and Margie Hall. Funeral services will be held 11:00 AM Wednesday, December 12, 2012, from the Burns Wornal Chapel of the Memorial Funeral Directory on Athens Road in Princeton with Rev. Jimmy Thompson officiating. Interment will follow in Roselawn Memorial Gardens in Princeton. The family will receive friends from 10:00 AM until the service hour. Joe Stephenson, Nicky Gilley, Shaun Jackson, Shannon Jackson, Frank Brookman, Terry Gilley and Cody Jackson will serve as pallbearers. The Taylor family is being served by the Memorial Funeral Directory & Cremation Center on Athens Road in Princeton.

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