Mr. Edward Lester Taylor, 75, of 1234 Pine Street, Mebane, passed away Thursday, November 14, 2013, at Alamance Regional Medical Center.
A native of Rome, New York, Mr. Taylor was the husband of Susan Shriver, who survives, and the son of the late Nelson Lester Taylor and the late Margaret White Taylor.
Mr. Taylor worked in the Automotive Department at Walmart.
Survivors include Mr. Taylor's wife, Susan, of the home; three daughters, Robin Sykes and her husband, Everette, of Mebane, Candy Reavis and her husband, Tom, of Eli Whitney and Tanya Barber of Burlington; one son, Tony Taylor and his wife, Shannon, of Virginia Beach, Virginia; sister, Peggy Fuller of Rome, New York; two brothers, Bill Taylor and his wife Pat, and Jim Taylor and his wife, Bonnie, all of Rome, New York; eight grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren.
In addition to his wife, Mr. Taylor was preceded in death by his first wife, Sylvia Hurlocker Taylor, a son, Ricky Wagoner and a sister, Pat Smith.
A graveside service will be held Tuesday, November 19, at 3:00 p.m. in Pine Hill Cemetery. Officiating will be the Rev. Bryan Sexton.
The family will receive friends Tuesday from 1:45 until 2:45 p.m. at Rich and Thompson Funeral Service in Burlington. Other times, they will be at the residence of the daughter, Robin Sykes, 1621 Sykes Road, Mebane, NC.
Online condolences may be made at www.richandthompson.com