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Harold Gray Taylor

Staff Reports • Sep 22, 2017 at 2:59 PM

Visitation for Mr. Taylor will be Saturday, Sept. 23 from 4-7 p.m. and Sunday, Sept. 24 from 1 p.m. until the funeral at 2 p.m. with Brother Russ Stevens officiating at Love-Cantrell Funeral Home at 100 E. Church St. in Smithville. Interment will follow in DeKalb Memorial Gardens.

Mr. Taylor, 80, of Mt. Juliet, passed away Thursday, Sept. 21 at Tennova Healthcare-Lebanon.

Mr. Taylor was a member of Silver Springs Baptist Church. He was owner and contractor with Mt. Juliet Homebuilders and worked with Big Brothers of Mt. Juliet.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Vella Rhea Taylor; and parents, Charles Edward and Verdie Hayes Taylor.

He is survived by his three children, Larry (Sandra) Taylor, of Murfreesboro, Jennifer and David Smith, of Lebanon, Lisa and Ed Spurlock, of Hendersonville; grandchildren, Brandon and Shawna Taylor, of Christiana, Brandie and Nathan Pendergrast, of Murfreesboro, Rebecca Sampson and fiancée, Kenny Simons, Daniel Sampson, all of Lebanon, Andrew Spurlock and Audrey Spurlock, both of Hendersonville; great-grandchildren, Maggie Beth Taylor, Madison Taylor, both of Christiana, Kayleigh Joy Pendergrast, of Murfreesboro; and brother-in-law Bill and Dee Cantrell, of Alabama.

Arrangements are by Love-Cantrell Funeral Home in Smithville, 615-597-5275, obit line 615-597-7275. 

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