Whitesburg KY

Robert Taylor dies in Indiana

Robert Bruce “Gramps” Taylor of Jeffersonville, Ind., died February 23.

Born in Whitesburg, he was the widower of Blanche Taylor, the father of the late Carol Ann Taylor and David Bruce Taylor, and a brother of the late George Taylor, James Taylor, Woodrow Taylor, Lawrence Taylor and Hiram Taylor.

He was graduated from Eastern Kentucky University and earned a master’s degree from the University of Louisville. He taught at Alice Lloyd College in Pippa Passes.

Surviving are a brother, Jack Taylor and wife Barbara of Arkansas; a grandson, David Rizk and wife Karina and great-grandchildren, Julian and Alexis, of Fremont, Calif.; a grandson, Ralph Rizk and wife Melanie and great-grandchildren, Sydney and Lauren, of Lexington; and grandchildren, Joseph Rizk and Camellia Rizk of Lexington.

Funeral services will be held February 28 in Charlestown, Ind. Burial will be in Charlestown Cemetery

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