Roy C. Taylor

July 25, 2015


Roy C. Taylor, 71, passed away on Saturday, July 25, 2015 at Clinton House Health & Rehab Center.  He was born on June 22, 1944 in Virginia to Henry C. and Callie M. (Dean) Taylor.  He married Gladys M. Bales on August 30, 1963 in Frankfort and she survives.  Roy attended school in Rose Hill, VA.  He was Owner/Operator of Taylor Drywall in Frankfort.  He was a member of Souls Harbor Baptist Church and enjoyed his work, fishing, traveling, and time with his family.

Memorials may be made in Roy’s honor to the Alzheimer Association.

Visitation and Services

Funeral services will be held Wednesday, July 29, 2015 at 6 p.m. at Archer-Weston Funeral & Cremation Center in Frankfort. Friends may visit 3 – 6 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. Burial will follow in Green Lawn Memorial Park.

Survived by:

Surviving along with his wife Gladys are his Daughter: Teresa M. Taylor; Son: Rod C. (Mandy) Taylor both of Frankfort; Brother: OJ (Nell) Taylor of Auburn, IN; Sisters: Lou Vincil, Linda (Kenny) Jones, Ruby Taylor all three of Rose Hill, VA, and Wilma Jean Sanderfur of Jonesville, VA; 4 Grandchildren; 5 Great Grandchildren; and several Nieces and Nephews

Preceded by:

He was preceded in death by his parents and siblings: Morrison Dean, Marge Decker, Lloyd, Willard, James, and Bill Taylor.


Leave your Condolences

24 Condolences for “Roy C. Taylor”

  1. Jeff and Patricia Pauley July 26, 2015 at 1:12 pm

    We know he is at peace now, heaven has gained an angel our prayers are with the Taylor family

  2. Paul & Christine Wolfenbarger July 26, 2015 at 1:21 pm

    Gladys, Paul and I were saddened to hear of R. C”s death. You are in our prayers. Love you. Paul and Christine Wolfenbarger

  3. Nikki Smart July 26, 2015 at 2:53 pm

    Many prayers and hugs to my family.

  4. Sam and Katy Tarr July 26, 2015 at 3:33 pm

    Gladys and family,

    Please accept our sincere sympathy. You are in our prayers.

  5. Matt Williams July 26, 2015 at 6:05 pm

    Rest in Peace Mr. Taylor.

  6. Jeff and Judi Reecer July 26, 2015 at 6:09 pm

    So sorry to hear of Roy ‘ s passing. We have many fond Woodland addition memories. We are in FL but you all are in our thoughts and prayers

  7. Debbie Barnes Baker July 26, 2015 at 7:06 pm

    We are very sorry for your loss. Praying for comfort and peace during these sad difficult days ahead, for The Taylor Family.

  8. Brenda Goldsberry July 26, 2015 at 7:07 pm

    Teresa and Family I’m so sorry for your loss. May God Bless you.

  9. Courtney July 26, 2015 at 8:04 pm

    I am sorry for your loss. Roy was a great man to work with. I enjoyed the family’s company during my visits and it was always a pleasure being in his company. Best wishes and keeping everyone in my prayers.

  10. LARRY AND RITA BARNETT July 26, 2015 at 9:26 pm


    • TONIE & MARGIE RAY July 26, 2015 at 10:25 pm

      Gladys Tonie and MARGIE is thinking of you and our prayers are with you and the kids GOD be with you through these sad. times.

  11. Jackie Larsen July 27, 2015 at 5:52 am

    Free at last Mr. Roy.
    Your gentle presence will be missed by all.
    The heavens now even brighter.
    Thank you for sharing part of you life with me.
    You have earned your eternal peace friend.

    Rest easy now Roy.
    Your work here is done.

  12. Ray and Charlene Taylor July 27, 2015 at 6:23 am

    Heaven is sweeter and you are not suffering anymore. Please know that your family are in our prayers.

  13. Angela Smith Ballew July 27, 2015 at 7:50 am

    I am so sorry for your loss, my love, heart, thoughts and prayers are with all of you during this time.

  14. JD & Kathy Cottrell July 27, 2015 at 9:44 am

    Gladys, so sorry for your loss, but you can know he’s not suffering now. Our thoughts, prayers & love are with you & all the family. Roy was a wonderful man who loved his family & his God! May you feel God’s peace & comfort through this time of loss & sorrow.

  15. James Abston July 27, 2015 at 10:19 am

    The Taylor family has always been great friends to the Abston family Roy was one of the kindess man i have the pleasure to meet.Heaven has gained a great soul. sorry for your loss.

  16. Ron & Erilda Coleman July 27, 2015 at 10:55 am

    Dear Gladys, Teresa & Rod & families,
    How sad our hearts are for your loss. So hard to give up a loved one at any time. But what wonderful memories you all have shared together as a family. Keep your memories alive and share them with one another. We know you will miss him.
    Please accept our deepest sympathy and our prayers for comfort and peace knowing he is resting in the sweet arms of Jesus. God Bless Ron & Erilda / Foley Alabama.

  17. Gary and Mary McCoy July 27, 2015 at 11:19 am

    In our thoughts and prayers. May God wrap His loving arms around the family in their time of need. God Bless

  18. Megan July 27, 2015 at 9:10 pm

    I’m deeply sorry for your loss. Roy was a very gentle soul. You will be greatly missed Roy. You will be in my thoughts and prayers.

  19. Wayne Martin July 27, 2015 at 9:58 pm

    praying for your family. God blessed many churches because of the work Roy enjoyed. I was one of those pastors that greatly benefited from his kindness. Men like this will be missed.

  20. Samantha Servies Carney July 27, 2015 at 10:20 pm

    Gladys, Teresa, Rod & families, so sorry for the loss of Roy. Keeping you in my prayers.

  21. Stella Huffer Bushong July 28, 2015 at 12:52 am

    I am so sorry for your lose. God Bless you and your family at time. I pray your good and loving memories will see you through this and during the days to come.
    Love Stella

  22. Jerry and Cindy Kelly July 28, 2015 at 10:56 am

    So sorry for your loss! He was a very nice man. Our thoughts and prayers are with your family.

  23. Ray and Charlene Taylor July 29, 2015 at 5:41 pm

    We are so sorry for your loss. Please know that Ray and I are praying for you all doing this time. May all go well with the services, sorry we could not be there. But know one day we will all meet again in Heaven. What a day that will be.

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