Jerry D. Taylor, 70, passed away Dec. 3, 2021, at Cookeville Regional Medical Center.
Mr. Taylor was born April 3, 1951, in Sparta, to Bedford Stanton Taylor and Euna Lee Taylor.
He was preceded in death by his parents; son, Joe Douglas Taylor; sisters, Mattie Rea Taylor, Christine Clark; and brothers, Edward Taylor, Robert Taylor, William Taylor, and Stanton Taylor Jr.
He is survived by his wife, Hannah Larrose Taylor; daughter, Jill (Benjamin) Trute; grandchildren, Ryan (Nora) Taylor, Casey Taylor, Sarah Taylor, Jacob Trute; sisters, Jenny Presley, Reba (Jerry) Proffitt, Mary Cox, Anna Brown; and several nieces, nephews, cousins, aunts and uncles.
A memorial service was noon, Dec. 11, 2021, at First Community Church of Sparta.
Thurman Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.