Jerry Edward Taylor
Jerry Edward Taylor, 74, of Hattiesburg, MS left us surrounded by his family on March 23, 2021.
He was the husband of Peggy. They shared 40 years of marriage together.
Jerry was born in Columbus, Georgia and was the son of William Edward and Louse Taylor (deceased). He was with the JCPenney Company from 1966 to 2006 and was in the Southeast Region and The Regional office in Atlanta. He ended his career in Clearwater, Florida as a store manager after 40 years.
Jerry was a dedicated father and mentor to many. He enjoyed golf and travelling, particularly to Italy. He loved to have fun with people and enjoyed teasing and making people laugh.
He is survived by his wife, Peggy, brother William Stanley and Sharon Taylor of Easley SC, his daughters, Laurie and Tom Teimer of Brooksville, FL, Casey and Donnie Davis of Hattiesburg, MS and Tammie Taylor of Lakewood, CO and 7 grandchildren.
The Celebration of Life will take place on Sunday, March 28, 2021 at the Hulett-Winstead Funeral Home, 205 Bay Street, Hattiesburg, MS, with viewing at 1:00 CST and service at 2:00 PM CST. He service will be officiated by Craig Curtis.
Memorial donations accepted at Asbury House Hospice, Hattiesburg, MS in Jerry Taylorís honor or Venture Church through venturechurch.org.