Knoxville – Sammy Bail Taylor departed this life Tuesday, August 27, 2019, peacefully at home surrounded by loving family.
Retired from Knoxville Utilities Board after 28 years.
Preceded in death by wives, Margaret Taylor, Evelyn Taylor; parents, Jimmy Lee and Elnora Taylor.
Survivors: children Cynthia (Calvin) Taylor, Samuel Taylor, Sandra Taylor, Anthony Dawkins and Anne Smith, Tennessee; devoted caregivers grand-daughters, Stefanie (Juanqus) Sims, great-grand-daughter Kiara Taylor; grand-daughter: Jasmine Mason; sisters, Mandy Sheadrick, Michigan, Mary Foster, Tennessee; nephew, Adrian Washington; other relatives and friends.
Family and friends will assemble at 3241 Shields Ave., 37914. Family will receive friends, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Wednesday at Jarnigan’s Chapel; funeral service, 6:30 p.m., Rev. Spencer Foster, Officiating.
Arrangements by JARNIGAN & SON MORTUARY www.jarnigansmortuary.com