MIDDLEPORT — Delbert L. Taylor, 62, of Middleport, passed away, at 9:45 p.m., on January 1, 2014, at his nephew James "Jim" Taylor's residence. Born November 19, 1951, he was the son of the late Isaac Arthur "Art" and Linny Mae James Taylor.
He is survived by his daughter, Ashley Taylor of Akron, Ohio; a step-daughter, Angela Carpenter of Akron, Ohio; a step-son, Thomas Carpenter of Akron, Ohio; and numerous grandchildren. A brother, Virgil Harold Taylor, Sr. of Cincinnati, Ohio; a sister, Evelyn (Stanley) Watson, Sr. of Middleport; and numerous nieces, nephews, great-nieces, and great nephews also survive.
In addition to his parents, Delbert is preceded in death by his brothers, Clifford Taylor, Joseph Taylor, William Taylor, and James Taylor; and his sisters, Betty Taylor, and Zelma Grady.
In keeping with Delbert's wishes there will be no calling hours or funeral services. Interment will be at the convenience of the family in the Bald Knobs Cemetery. The Cremeens-King Funeral Home, of Pomeroy/Middleport has been entrusted with Delbert's finial arrangements.
Expressions of sympathy may be sent to the family by visiting www.cremeensking.com.