Loyd Emmick Taylor

December 19, 1943 ~ May 28, 2019 (age 75)

Loyd Emmick Taylor, 75, of Lewisport, passed away on Tuesday, May 28, 2019 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital.  He was born on December 19, 1943 in Daviess County to the late Loyd C. and Dorothy Emmick Taylor.  Loyd was a member of New Chapel United Methodist Church and was retired from Century Aluminum.  He was a member of Millright Union Local 1080.  Loyd loved going to shooting competitions, hunting, gardening and was an avid gun collector.  He was preceded in death by his brothers, Terrell Knox Taylor and Charles Alan Taylor.

He is survived by his wife of 57 years, Joyce Taylor; a son, Victor (Elaine) Taylor; four grandchildren, Savannah Taylor, Sarah Taylor, Katelyn Taylor and Zoe Tayor; a sister, Susan Lynn Taylor along with several nieces and nephews.

Services will be held at 2 pm on Sunday, June 2, 2019 at Gibson & Son Funeral Home, Lewisport with burial following in Lewisport Cemetery.  Visitation will be held on Saturday from 4 pm until 8 pm and on Sunday from noon until service time at the funeral home.  Memorial contributions may be made to New Chapel UMC, American Cancer Foundation or American Macular Degeneration Foundation. 

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