Daniel W. Taylor Jr. (Junie) formerly of Bolivar but recently of Gerrardstown, passed away in the care of Hospice of the Panhandle surrounded by family on Thursday June 4.
Born Nov 18, 1940 in Bolivar, he was the son of the late Daniel W. Taylor Sr. and Helen V. Taylor.
He was a graduate of Page Jackson High school. He retired from the US Navy after serving 22 years and went on to work at the VA Medical Center in Martinsburg for 19 years before officially retiring.
He is survived by two sisters, Mildred “Sis” Harris and husband Isaac of Prince Frederick MD and Helen “Cindy” Taylor of Harpers Ferry. Four brothers, Calvin “Pluke” Taylor and wife Nancy of Canada, Terry “Manny” Taylor and companion Diane of Ranson, Douglas Taylor of Bolivar and Phillip Taylor and wife Louise of Manassas. His great-niece with whom he resided for the last few years, Rachelle Mallow, husband Joseph, niece Camryn and nephew Branson of Gerrardstown. Along with many nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great-nephews, cousins, special cousin Daniel “Junie” Jackson, special friend Sylvia Gregory and special friend who proceeded him in death Nellie Snowden.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by two sisters, Phyllis Kaye Owens and Pamela Marie Taylor, and two brothers, Everette “E.T.” Taylor and Glenn “Des” Taylor.
The family would like to thank his caregiver Tammie Fraley and Hospice of the Panhandle.
A celebration of life will be scheduled at a later date.
Condolences may be expressed at www.eackles-spencerfuneralhome.com