Robert Wayne Taylor
Robert Wayne Taylor
  • September 6, 1938 - November 20, 2017
  • Jones, Oklahoma

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Robert Wayne (Bob) Taylor , 79 year-old resident of Jones, Oklahoma, passed away on November 20, 2017 in Midwest City, Oklahoma. Born September 6, 1938 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, he was the son of Yates Robert Taylor and Marguerite (Boice) Taylor. Robert was a car lover. A former mechanic, he enjoyed working on cars and fixing them up. His other passion was riding his lawn mower and keeping his lawn in tip-top shape. Robert was a longtime employee of General Motors. He was preceded in death by his parents, Yates and Marguerite Taylor; 4 brothers, Sherwood, Richard, Kenneth, Wesley; and 1 sister-in-law, Betty Taylor and brother-in-law, Jack Williams. Survivors include his wife of 48 years, Barbara Helen (Henderson) Taylor of the home; together they had 3 children, 2 daughters, Rhenda and her husband Keith Knowles of Yukon, OK; Kelley Taylor of Jones, OK; 1 son, Tim Taylor and his wife Kristye of Flower Mound, TX. Bob also had 2 children from a previous marriage; 1 son Ronnie Taylor of Oklahoma City, OK; 1 daughter Terri Church and her husband Doren of Oklahoma City, OK; 6 grandchildren, Taylor; Courtney; Zachary; Hawkens; Lantz; and Sydnee; 2 great-grandchildren, Bentley and Shelby; 4 brothers, Jack Taylor of South Haven, MS; Delbert Taylor and his wife Cretha of Jones, OK; Jerry Taylor and his wife Ann of Jones, OK; and Donnie Taylor and his wife Sandy of Harrah, OK; 1 sister, Yvonne Williams of Choctaw, OK; 2 sister-in-laws, Jeanette Taylor of Choctaw, OK; and Barbara G. Taylor of Harrah, OK; and a number of nieces, nephews and friends.
A special thanks to the staff at Quality Care Hospice, Inc. in Midwest City, OK.
Graveside services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, November 25, 2017 at Arlington Memory Gardens in Midwest City, Oklahoma.