Gerstle “Jack” Taylor

Gerstle “Jack” Taylor

Funeral services for Mr. Gerstle “Jack” Taylor, 83, of Hilham, were conducted at 1 p.m. Sunday, September 12, 2021, from the chapel of Speck Funeral Home in Livingston with Bro. Howard Dailey officiating. Burial followed in Maxwell Chapel Cemetery.

Jack passed from this life Thursday morning, September 9, 2021, from his residence.

Jack loved spending time with his family, especially his grandkids. He always enjoyed listening to country music.

Born May 6, 1938, in Jackson County, he was the son of the late Norman and Velma Coffman Taylor.

In addition to his parents, Mr. Taylor was preceded in death by a daughter, Melissa Carr; and a brother Clyde “Hershel” Taylor.

Jack leaves behind a daughter, Rita Nivins of Hilham; a granddaughter, Savannah Connor of Rickman; two grandsons, Camden Nivins and Colton Nivins; and a great granddaughter, Bellany Connor of Rickman.

Pallbearers were Camden Nivins, Colton Nivins, Jamie Emerton, Jeff Emerton, Shane Barlow, and David Coffman.

Special care provided by Speck Funeral Home. (C)