Mr. Jerrel Glen Taylor, age 67, of Whitesburg, Georgia passed away on Sunday, December 10, 2017 following an extended illness. Jerrel was born in Nacoochee, Georgia on January 20, 1950 to the late Glen James and Ruby (Turpin) Taylor. He was a member of Macedonia Baptist Church. Jerrel owned his own electric company for over 30 years. On January 8, 1972, he married Barbara Bearden and together they had four children. He was a loving husband, father and grandfather. He was preceded in death by a sister, Betty York and brother, James Taylor. Jerrel is surived by his wife of 45 years, Barbara Bearden Taylor; daughter, Cheryl Taylor; sons, Jason Taylor, Jeff Taylor, and Josh Taylor; brothers and sisters-in-law, Bobby and Carolyn Taylor, Jackie and Jennifer Taylor; sister and brother-in-law, Mattie and Buck Southerland; sister, Deana Durham; several nieces and nephews and a host of friends.
Visitation: Thursday, December 14, 2017 from 10:00 to 11:00 AM at Banister Funeral Home
Service: Thursday, December 14, 2017 at 11:00 AM.
Interment: Following the service at Macedonia Baptist Church Cemetery
Pallbearers: Jason Taylor, Josh Taylor, Jeff Taylor, Byron Southerland, Greg Taylor, and Chris Durham
Banister Funeral Home of Hiawassee, Georgia is in charge of arrangements.