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Obituary for Hershel Steele Taylor

Hershel Steele  Taylor
Hershel Steele Taylor, of Lebanon, Va., passed this life on Thursday, October 25, 2018, at 86 years old. Hershel was a retired farmer and retired employee of E. Dillon and Company of Swords Creek, Va. He was preceded in death by his parents, Rev. Ralph Taylor and Annie Taylor, and brother, Howard Taylor.

Survivors include his loving wife of 60 years, Elizabeth Mutter Taylor; sisters, Linda Taylor Cox and Naomi Taylor Miller; several nieces and nephews; and special friends and neighbors, Joe and Sue Huff.

Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. on Sunday, October 28, 2018, in the Owens Funeral Service Chapel with Pastor Rick Gibson and Rev. Duane Musick officiating. Entombment will follow at Ketron Memorial Gardens Mausoleum in Lebanon.

The family will receive friends on Sunday from 1 to 3 p.m. at the funeral home prior to the service.

In lieu of flowers, please make donations to Copper Ridge Baptist Church, 409 Copper Road, Cleveland, Va., 24225.

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Owens Funeral Service, 7 Tate Ave., Lebanon, Va., is in charge of arrangements.

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