Virgil E. Taylor   (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

AUGUSTA, Ga. - Virgil E. Taylor, 74, entered into a peaceful rest on Wednesday, July 15, 2009 at University Hospital. Funeral Services will be held at Sherwood Baptist Church on Saturday, July 18, 2009 at 9:00 a.m. with the Reverend Marion Jay and the Reverend Jim Johnson officiating. Interment will be 10:00 a.m. Monday, July 20, 2009 at Mt. Olive Memorial Gardens. Mr. Taylor was retired from E-Z-Go after 32 years. He loved to tinker with lawnmowers and he loved cutting grass, he became known as the "Lawnmower Man". He was an avid Braves and Falcons fan and enjoyed watching and rooting for his favorite team. In addition to his loving wife, Frances Clayton Taylor, he is survived by his sons; Alfred E. Taylor, Hephzibah, Georgia, David W. (Donna) Taylor, Cumby, Texas, daughter; Amanda (Guy) Barkdull, Columbia, South Carolina, brother; Jack (Doris) Taylor, Augusta, Georgia, sisters; Doris Irene Cartin, Augusta, Georgia, Dorothy Johnson, Trenton, Georgia, seven wonderful grandchildren and one great grandchild. The family will receive friends Friday, July 17, 2009 from 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. at Elliott Sons Funeral, 2524 Lumpkin Road, Augusta, Georgia 30906. Sign the guestbook at

The Augusta Chronicle-July 17, 2009