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George E. Taylor

July 11, 2023


George E. Taylor transitioned on July 11, 2023, at Lynchburg Health and Rehabilitation Center. He was born on Monday December 29, 1958, the son of the late George Washington Taylor and Annie Louise Jefferson Taylor.

Deacon George E. Taylor was a devoted member of Altha Grove Baptist Church until his health failed and he was a longtime employee of Griffin Pipe.

He is survived by his son, Derrick E. Taylor; daughter, Meoicha Taylor and two grandchildren whom he adored Mia and My’iana Taylor; two brothers, Tony Taylor (Cindi) and Timothy H. Taylor; sisters, Dianne T. Paige (Bernard) and Mary Cash (Clyde Andrews); sister and devoted caregiver Kim T. Austin (Jerry), and the late Janet L. Taylor and a host of loving uncles, aunts, nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.

A celebration of life will be held on July 15, 2023 at 11:00 am at Tharp Funeral Home Lynchburg, Va., visitation will be held Friday July 14, 2023 at Tharp Funeral Home from 6:00pm –  8:00 pm. Interment will follow the service at the Altha Grove Baptist Church Cemetery.

Tharp Funeral Home & Crematory, Lynchburg is assisting the family.

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I worked with George at Griffin Pipe sorry to hear of his passing

Posted by Rick on July 16, 2023

We are so sorry to hear about the loss of your brother. We are sorry we were not able to make the funeral. Our family had planned cookout. If you all need anything please let us know. Thankfully we were able to view the home going service online. Cecil Jackson and family

Posted by Cecil Jackson on July 16, 2023

To the Taylor family, my thoughts and prayers to the family during this difficult time.

Posted by Debra Chapman Spinner on July 15, 2023

With deepest sympathy, Many thoughts and prayers are with you at this sad time.

Posted by Goldie Britt on July 15, 2023

Our thoughts and prayers are with you during your time of sorrow.

Posted by Thomas & Joy Marshall on July 15, 2023

Family May your hearts soon be filled with wonderful memories of joyful times together as you celebrate a life well lived. Praying for the family during this difficult time, I pray you feel the power of God's love and His presence in your lives. Rest In Heaven George Thomas & Rachel Worthan

Posted by Thomas & Rachel Worthan on July 15, 2023

Prayers for the Family. He has a new Addres where the Streets are paved with gold. When you see a Red Bird it is an Angel near you .

Posted by Rev. Eleanor Btuce McKinney on July 14, 2023

To Diane and the rest of family. My love to you and prayers of comfort. How I wish I could come , but I have to work .

Posted by Robin Payne on July 14, 2023

We are saddened by George’s passing. However, we are grateful that he was part of our lives. Now he is safely in God’s hands. We pray for Peace for the Taylor family. With love, Hank & Ryan

Posted by Hank @ Ryan Hubbard on July 14, 2023

Prayers to the Family. May God Bless you all.

Posted by Jacquelyn Robinson Miller on July 14, 2023

Sending heartfelt condolences to the family

Posted by Bridgett Paige on July 14, 2023

so sorry for your loss in my prayers im a friend of mr basil and sissy and christine

Posted by CHARLOTTE A TINSLEY on July 14, 2023

Diane, Kim, Mary, Tony,Tim, and family I would like to extend my deepest condolences to you all during this time of grief. Sending prayers to comfort you. Know that earth has no sorrow that heaven cannot heal.

Posted by Shernette Watts on July 13, 2023

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