Funeral services for Sammy “Sambo” Taylor, 55, will be held at 1 p.m. today ( Wednesday) in Whitesburg. Burial will be in Taylor Cemetery in Ermine.
A son of the late James and Inez Collins Taylor, he died May 31 at Hazard Appalachian Regional Hospital.
He was the widower of Francis Britton Taylor, and a brother of the late Jimmy Taylor.
Survivors include four sons, William Holbrook and Dustin Holbrook, both of Ermine, Harold Spencer Britton of Smith, and Jimmy Shepherd of Corbin; four daughters, Veronica Williams of Morristown, Tenn., Rebecca Holbrook of Viper, Francis Ramsey of Bell County, and Brandy Hensley of Lexington; four sisters, Norene Adams and Patann Taylor, both of Ermine, Norma Hall of Neon, and Billie Deane Taylor of Tennessee; and 13 grandchildren.