Jared William Taylor


October 2, 2012

Jared William Taylor, 32, of Culloden, passed away on September 30, 2012, after a sudden illness at his home. He was born on February 6, 1980, in Mason County, a son to Leonard Taylor and Annette Durst Taylor. He worked as a driver for Mountain State Beverage Company.

He is preceded in death by paternal grandfather, Dorsel “Shorty” Knapp; and maternal grandparents, Brycel and Eva Durst.

He is survived besides his parents, Leonard and Annette Taylor of Leon, by his loving wife, Kimberly Dawn Call Taylor; his daughters, Courtney Ann Taylor and Emily Grace Taylor, all of Culloden; sister, Jessica (Jerry) Sharp of Leon; paternal grandmother, Juanita Jordan of Leon; paternal grandmother, Vacie Knapp of Leon; two nieces, Adriane Sharp and Kendra Black; and one nephew, Austin Sharp.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Friday, October 5, 2012, at the Deal Funeral Home in Point Pleasant, with Tracey Durst officiating. Burial will follow in Mount Zion Cemetery in Leon. Friends may visit the family from 5-8 p.m. on Thursday, October 4, 2012, at the funeral home.

An online guest registry is available at