- March 15, 1937 - May 23, 2012
- Ward, Arkansas
of Jimmy's Passing
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“Kevin and Nikki,
I was so saddened to hear about the passing of your dad.
He was always so jovial at the store,
I will keep you in my prayers.
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1 of 13 | Posted by: Jan Payne - Austin, AR - friend
“I really enjoyed the time I knew Mr. Taylor. I knew him from the race track and the time I was the photographer at Beebe Speedway and I-30 Speedway....Read More »
2 of 13 | Posted by: Nancy Smith - Cabot, AR - friend
“My husband and I would always get gas for our mower at the store. My husband made the comment that he had noticed the store closed the past few days....Read More »
3 of 13 | Posted by: Nancy and Larry Mitchell - AR
“Tony, Susan, and family. We are so sorry to hear of your loss. We just found out today. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers. Love...Read More »
4 of 13 | Posted by: Debora Bishop Goddard - Baldwyn, MS
“Mr. Taylor will be sadly missed. He was such a good friend to my family. Always interested in how everyone was doing. Heaven received a blessed angel.
5 of 13 | Posted by: Dennis & Debbie Grizzell - Ward, AR
“Mr. Taylor will be deeply missed and I will miss my daily stop on the way to work. He could always could tell when I was having a bad day and always...Read More »
6 of 13 | Posted by: wanda simpson - ward, AR
“Kevin and Nicki,
We are so sorry for your lost. You are in our thoughts and prayers during this difficut time.
Scott and Reba Smith
7 of 13 | Posted by: Scott and Reba Smith - Vilonia, AR
“We are so sorry to have lost Trice. I was standing talking to someone at Lavelle's visitation and someone came up from behind me, put his arm around...Read More »
8 of 13 | Posted by: Sarah and Colin Greenwood - MS
“We are so saddened to hear about Mr Taylor's passing. He is one of the sweetest men Ive ever met in my life. He has always made me and my family...Read More »
9 of 13 | Posted by: Christy Morris - Ward, AR
“Kevin I am so sorry for the loss of your dad. He was such a great person. My kids enjoyed going into the store an seeing him all the time. He will...Read More »
10 of 13 | Posted by: Shawna McBride - Cabot, AR
“Jim will be missed by many. He was a great man and a wonderful boss.I enjoyed working for him and Ms Carol making all those caps.He was always...Read More »
11 of 13 | Posted by: Tina Weaver - McRae, AR
“Jim Taylor was a very special man & good friend & neighbor.He was always so good with his grandchildren & ours too. Our grandson, Nevin was his buddy...Read More »
12 of 13 | Posted by: Shelby & Jerry Gray - Ward, AR
“This man will be missed by a lot of race fans. He was a great man and a friend to many.
13 of 13 | Posted by: elmer trumpfheller - cabot, AR
Jimmy Trice Taylor (Trice), age 75, of Cabot, Arkansas entered into eternal rest Wednesday May 23, 2012.
He was born to Sam and Pauline Taylor in Jericho, Mississippi March 15, 1937 and he graduated from Jericho High School.
Trice was a business man working many years in the sewing machine industry and owning several related businesses; later operating Beebe Raceway and most recently owning and operating Sylvania Corner Market. He was a tremendous man with great integrity and dignity.
Trice is preceded in death by his wife of forty years, Nancy Carol (Guyot) Taylor in 2009; one infant daughter, three brothers, two sisters, and twin infant grandsons, Aden Gene and Aubrey Trice Taylor.
He is survived by three children, Tony Taylor and wife Ann, Susan Taylor-Sneed, Kevin Taylor and wife Nikki, all of Cabot; five grandchildren, Leah Paul and husband Eric, Raleigh Sneed and Scott, Shay Taylor, Hayley Taylor, and Evan Taylor all of Cabot; two great-grandchildren, Caedyn and Selah Sanders; one brother, Kenneth Taylor of Alabama; mother-in-law, Carlyne (Billie) Guyot; brother and sister-in-law, Mike Guyot and Sharon Fortner and husband, Tom, all of Sand Hill.
Family will receive friends from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Friday at Westbrook Funeral Home, Beebe. Funeral will be 10:00 a.m. Saturday, May 26, 2012, at Sylvania Presbyterian Church, with burial in the Sylvania Cemetery. Memorials may be made to Lonoke County Safe Haven, PO Box 414, Cabot, AR 72023.