Isaac Franklin Taylor
Isaac Franklin Taylor
  • June 5, 1930 - March 12, 2017
  • Dunn, North Carolina

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Mr. Frank Taylor, age 86, of Elmore Dr., Dunn died Sunday, March 12, 2017 at his residence.

Mr. Taylor was born in Duplin County on June 5, 1930 the son of the late I. J. Taylor & Ruby Humphrey Taylor and is preceded in death by 6 brothers and 5 sisters.

Mr. Taylor was a U.S. Air Force Veteran serving during the Korean War. It was said in the paper 2 weeks ago that “A Korean War Vet got his dying wish to catch one more fish.” He was a member of Crestview Baptist Church where he served as a deacon, superintendent, choir member and very active in the Men’s Brotherhood, his greatest joy was spending with his church family as well as his family.

Frank enjoyed fishing, building, woodworking and wood craft making. He was known for his never ending compassion and beautiful, warm smile that took up his whole face. He was generous with his kindness and could brighten anyone’s day with a joke. He was a best friend to many and could encourage you with his wit. He was a sweet loving person and his life impacted not only his family but also his friends. He is lovingly remembered and will be painfully missed.

A Memorial Service will be held Thursday, March 16, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. at Cromartie Miller Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Don Davis officiating.

He is survived by: His Wife: Lena Strickland Taylor of the home.

Daughters: Katherine Quinn Canipe & (husband) Nick of Magnolia, NC

Debbie Taylor Davenport of Wallace, NC

Lynn B. Fields & (husband) Doug of Roseboro, NC

Lee Ann Yourko & (husband) Mike of Williamsburg, Va

Sons: Jimmy Bradshaw & (wife) Margie; Roger Wayne Bradshaw & (wife) Paula all of Clinton, NC

12 Grandchildren, 9 Great Grandchildren & 1 Great Great Grandchild

The family will receive friends from Thursday, March 16, 2017 from 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm at Cromartie-

Miller Funeral Home in Dunn. Two hours prior to the Memorial Service.

Memorials may be made to: Crestview Baptist Church, Brotherhood Outreach Ministry,

1001 Plain View Hwy., Dunn, NC 28334