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Willis Dale Taylor

Willis Dale (Sonny/Son) Taylor, 86, of Judsonia passed from this life on Saturday, October 8th at St. Vincent's Hospital in Little Rock, Arkansas.
He was born October 30, 1929 to the late Oran Jasper and JoAnna Azelea (Penn) Taylor in Providence, Arkansas.
Dale attended both the Providence and Plainview public schools, and was a Private 1st Class in the United States Army. Dale retired from Razorback Feed and Seed (formerly Kelso's Farm Supply) of Searcy, Arkansas, after a 35 year employment with the company. He attended Calvary Landmark Missionary Baptist Church of Judsonia, Arkansas. Dale loved his family, his friends, and enjoyed fishing, hunting, and music.

Left to cherish Dale's memory is his wife of 56 years, Orean (Moffitt) Taylor; two sons, Bryan Taylor (Donna) of Bono, Arkansas, and Kevin Taylor (Nina) of Judsonia, Arkansas; four grandchildren, Adam Taylor of Bono, Arkansas, Nathan Taylor of Jonesboro, Arkansas, Garretson Taylor (Brandi) of Bald Knob, and Molly (Taylor) Jones (Timothy) of Batesville, Arkansas; one great-grandson, Willis Garretson Taylor of Bald Knob; one brother, Glenn Taylor (Jo Ann) of Mt. Home, Arkansas and one sister, Barbara Huntsman (James) of Searcy; and numerous family and friends.

In addition to his parents Dale was preceded in death by one sister, Neva (Taylor) Williams (Willard) of Judsonia.

Visitation will be held Monday, October 10th from 6:00-8:00 p.m. at Searcy-McEuen Funeral Home.
Funeral Services will be held Tuesday, October 11th at 2:00 p.m. at Searcy McEuen Chapel with burial following at White County Memorial Gardens.
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  • Visitation

    October 10, 2016
    6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

    Searcy-McEuen Funeral Home

    2616 S. Main St.
    Searcy, AR
    (501) 279-9300

  • Funeral Service

    October 11, 2016
    2:00 PM

    Searcy-McEuen Funeral Home

    2616 S. Main St.
    Searcy, AR
    (501) 279-9300


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I am so sad about the passing of this good man. Know that I care and are so sad for your loss. I have loved your family a long time.

Posted by Lola Crouch - Searcy, AR - friend   January 05, 2017

Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

My prayers and condolences going out to you all. So sorry for your loss

Posted by Sonja Womack-Ward - MESA - Family Friend   October 10, 2016

Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

Orean and family, We are so sorry for your loss, our prayers And thoughts are with you. If you need any thing we are available. We love you.

Posted by Tammy & Jackie Moffitt - Romance, AR - Family   October 10, 2016

Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

So sorry for your loss our prayers are with you and family May God bless and comfort you

Posted by Sam and Brenda Crawford - Judsonia, AR - Friend   October 10, 2016

Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

Taylor family:
We are so sorry for the loss of Dale. We thought so much of him. I always felt like he was one of the family. He was always so full of life and friendly to everyone. He will be missed by us. Our prayers are with all the family. Ray and Jean West

Posted by ray west - searcy, AR - Friend   October 10, 2016

Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

Posted by Jerry/Melissa Lacy - Judsonia   October 10, 2016

Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

More than my wife's uncle...my friend, helper, hunter, lover of my family, advisor...so many special memories of this great man (and his family)...Uncle Son, thank you for all you've done, for what you've meant, for so many great memories. You WILL be missed!

Posted by Don Gillam - Clarksville, AR - Family   October 09, 2016

Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM