Willis Dale (Sonny/Son) Taylor

  • BORN: October 30, 1929
  • DIED: October 8, 2016
  • LOCATION: Judsonia, Arkansas
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Willis Dale (Sonny/Son) Taylor, 86, of Judsonia passed from this life on Saturday, October 8th at St. Vincent's Hospital in Little Rock, Arkansas.
He was born October 30, 1929 to the late Oran Jasper and JoAnna Azelea (Penn) Taylor in Providence, Arkansas.
Dale attended both the Providence and Plainview public schools, and was a Private 1st Class in the United States Army. Dale retired from Razorback Feed and Seed (formerly Kelso's Farm Supply) of Searcy, Arkansas, after a 35 year employment with the company. He attended Calvary Landmark Missionary Baptist Church of Judsonia, Arkansas. Dale loved his family, his friends, and enjoyed fishing, hunting, and music.

Left to cherish Dale's memory is his wife of 56 years, Orean (Moffitt) Taylor; two sons, Bryan Taylor (Donna) of Bono, Arkansas, and Kevin Taylor (Nina) of Judsonia, Arkansas; four grandchildren, Adam Taylor of Bono, Arkansas, Nathan Taylor of Jonesboro, Arkansas, Garretson Taylor (Brandi) of Bald Knob, and Molly (Taylor) Jones (Timothy) of Batesville, Arkansas; one great-grandson, Willis Garretson Taylor of Bald Knob; one brother, Glenn Taylor (Jo Ann) of Mt. Home, Arkansas and one sister, Barbara Huntsman (James) of Searcy; and numerous family and friends.

In addition to his parents Dale was preceded in death by one sister, Neva (Taylor) Williams (Willard) of Judsonia.

Visitation will be held Monday, October 10th from 6:00-8:00 p.m. at Searcy-McEuen Funeral Home.
Funeral Services will be held Tuesday, October 11th at 2:00 p.m. at Searcy McEuen Chapel with burial following at White County Memorial Gardens.
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  • October 10, 2016
    6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
  • Searcy-McEuen Funeral Home
  • 2616 S. Main St.
  • Searcy, AR 72143
  • (501) 279-9300
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Funeral Service
  • October 11, 2016
    2:00 PM
  • Searcy-McEuen Funeral Home
  • 2616 S. Main St.
  • Searcy, AR 72143
  • (501) 279-9300
  • Get Directions


“ I am so sad about the passing of this good man. Know that I care and are so sad for your loss. I have loved your family a long time. ”

Posted by: Lola Crouch - Searcy, AR - friend

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