Ron Michael Taylor

Ron Michael Taylor, 35, of Austin, died Friday, October 5, 2012. He was born May 14, 1977, in Nederland, but resided in Austin for many years. Survivors include his mother, Karen Buchanan and her husband, David, of Beaumont; father, Renn Taylor of Labelle; sister, Gina Thornton and her husband, Gary, of Lumberton; stepbrother, David Lee Buchanan of Justin; grandmothers, Gloria Kuritz of Gonzales, Louisiana; and Beth Buchanan of Liberty; and many other loving aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, and nephews. He is preceded in death by his grandmother, Frances Taylor; and grandfather, Cliffred Kuritz. A gathering of Mr. Taylor's family and friends will be from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m., Tuesday, October 9, 2012, at Broussard's, 1605 North Major Drive, Beaumont. His graveside service will be 12:00 p.m. Wednesday, October 10, 2012, at Forest Lawn Memorial Park, 4955 Pine Street, Beaumont. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Anthony Cathedral Basilica, P.O. Box 3309, Beaumont, Texas 77704; or , 755 South 11th Street, Suite 212, Beaumont, Texas 77701. Complete and updated information may be found at

Published in the The Beaumont Enterprise on Oct. 8, 2012