Michael Ray Taylor

October 23, 1953 ~ September 7, 2020 (age 66)


   Mr. Michael Ray Taylor of Campbellsville was born on October 23, 1953 to the late Walter and Ruth (Kidwell) Taylor. He departed this life on Monday, September 7, 2020 at the Baptist Health Hardin Hospital, being 66 years, 10 months, and 15 days of age. Mr. Taylor had made a profession of faith in Christ and was a member of Meadowview Baptist Church. After retiring from Houchens, he rejoined the workforce at Fruit of the Loom and Clarcor Air Filtration until failing health forced permanent retirement.

He leaves to cherish his memory:

   His wife Mrs. Beverly (Sexton) Taylor of Campbellsville,

   One daughter: Amanda York and husband Robby of Tompkinsville,

   Two siblings: James Taylor and wife Delores, and Helen Walker, all of Campbellsville,

   One granddaughter: Makenzie York,

   His mother-in-law: Rheta Faye Sexton,

   A brother-in-law: Ronnie Sexton and wife Debbie,

   Nieces and nephews: Christopher Sexton and fiancé Destiny England, Terry Bishop and wife Kathy, Jimmy Taylor and wife Mary, Tammy Tedrow, and Debbie Creason,

   And a host of other family and friends.

   He was also preceded in death by three siblings: Joe Taylor, Florence Mitchell, and Peggy Bishop.

   There will be a graveside funeral service to honor the life of Mr. Taylor on Thursday, September 10, 2020 at 12:00 PM EST (11:00 AM CST) in the Brookside Cemetery, Main St, Campbellsville, KY. Bro. Brent Gupton will be officiating.

   The family will receive friends for a walk-through viewing and visitation on Thursday, Sept. 10, from 10:30 AM EST (9:30 AM CST) in the chapel of the L.R. Petty Funeral Home, 1765 New Columbia Rd, Campbellsville, KY.

   Serving as pallbearers will be Robby York, Chris Sexton, Ronnie Sexton, Dave DeBrot, Dwayne York, and James Arnett.

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September 10, 2020

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
LR Petty Funeral Home and Cremation Service
1765 New Columbia Road
Campbellsville, KY 42718

Funeral Service
September 10, 2020

12:00 PM
Brookside Cemetery
West Main St.
Campbellsville, KY 42718

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