Christopher David Taylor Sr. passed away June 20th, 2013.
He was born in Montgomery, Alabama, on March 3rd, 1953, and later moved to Miami with his parents, Dorothy Starr and Frank A. Taylor Jr.
He is survived by his Wife of thirty-eight years, Mary; Son, Christopher David Taylor Jr.; Daughter-In-Law, Elissa Taylor; Granddaughter, Elynn Grace Taylor; Brother, Frank A. Taylor III (Wife, Sharon); Sisters Dorothy Savasky (Husband, Jack) and Rebecca Taylor-Guritz (Husband, Gary); a Nephew; Three Nieces; Five Great Nephews; Five Great Nieces; a Great, Great Niece; Two Great, Great Nephews; and many friends.
In retirement after a thirty-five year career with Publix Supermarkets, he was a proud Captain with the Washington County Regiment of the North Carolina Militia, a Revolutionary War Re-enactment group located in his ancestral home in Elizabethton, Tennessee. He was also an enormous Jimi Hendrix fan and an avid guitarist with several local classic rock cover bands.
A memorial service was held on Tuesday, June 25th, in Miami, Florida. There will be a final internment at the Dr. Isaac Taylor Cemetery with an honor guard by members of the Sycamore Shoals Living History Group. An announcement of time and date will be made at a later date.