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Jimmy Lee Taylor
April 19, 1932  -  December 26, 2017


Jimmy Lee Taylor, 85, of Flippin, Arkansas passed away Tuesday, December 26, 2017 at his home surrounded by his family. He was born in Walnut Ridge, Arkansas on April 19, 1932 to Fred and Emily Marie (Clark) Taylor.
Jimmy was raised in Marked Tree, Arkansas. He married the love of his life, Lucille (Smith) on April 29, 1953 and they moved to Lansing, Michigan where they started their family. After retiring in 1985, the couple moved back to Arkansas to enjoy the outdoors.
Jimmy worked for General Motors for 30 years as an assembler. Jimmy was an active member at Grace Baptist Church, even serving as a Deacon. He loved hunting, fishing, gardening, and just the outdoors in general. He was known for his story telling abilities and gift of gab. He will be dearly missed by all those that knew him.
Jimmy is survived by his wife of 64 years, Lucille (Smith) Taylor, four daughters: Judy Ann (Taylor) Ludington of West Minster, Maryland, Brenda Kay (Taylor) Keech (Mark) of Midland, Michigan, Bonnie Lou (Taylor) Martin (Mike) of St. Johns, Michigan, and Betty Sue (Taylor) Bell (Darrel) of Dittmer, Missouri. Jimmy is also survived by nine grandchildren, twelve great-grandchildren, as well as a host of family and friends. He is preceded in death by his parents Fred and Emily Taylor, two sisters: Gertrude Gann and Marie Crisswell.
A visitation will be held from 1:00pm to 3:00pm Thursday, December 28 at the Roller Funeral Home Chapel. Funeral service will be held at Grace Baptist Church in Gassville, Arkansas at 11:00am Friday, December 29 with Pastor Harvey Seehusen officiating. Graveside services will immediately follow at Baxter Memorial Gardens Cemetery. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Grace Baptist Church 97 Cotter Road Gassville, Arkansas 72635.
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