Robert William  Taylor, Sr.
Robert William Taylor, Sr., 87, of Thomasville, passed away on Sunday, February 16, 2020 at his residence with family by his side. Memorial Services will be held at First Baptist Church of Thomasville on Saturday, February 22, 2020 at 12:00 pm with Rev. Marty Carnes officiating. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service from 11:00 pm - 12:00 pm. Mr. Taylor was born on March 14, 1932 in Thomasville, to the late Robert (Bob) C. Taylor & Cornie (Monroe) Taylor. He married Peggy (Rowan)Taylor, who survives. He was a graduate of Thomasville High School and was a member of the U.S. Navy with tours in the Korean War. He retired from Davco and was of the Baptist faith. Survivors include: his wife, Peggy R. Taylor and children, Donna D. Taylor, Bert Taylor (Chrissy), Todd Taylor (Rhonda), Deborah Taylor Barrett and Scott Taylor (Marie), all of Thomasville, grandchildren, Alex (Bradley) Bassett of Thomasville, Austin (Camille) Taylor of Atlanta, GA, Jordan Barrett, Peyton Barrett, Avery Barrett, Savannah Barrett, Taylor Barrett, Eli Taylor, Slade Taylor, Dillon Taylor, Nolen Taylor and Landon Taylor, all of Thomasville. He was preceded in death by his parents, Robert & Cornie Taylor, brother, Hugh Lee Taylor, sister-in-law, Betty Jean Taylor, and his daughter, Diana Delores Taylor. Guests may sign the online register at
Published on February 18, 2020


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Bobby Cone
Feb 18, 2020
I am so sorry to hear about your loss. Robert was a great friend and the best steel buyer I ever had the opportunity to work with. I really enjoyed working with him.
Sheila M. Tucker
Feb 18, 2020
Donna and family, I am so sorry to hear about your Daddy passing .