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Millard Ross Taylor

January 8, 1947 ~ February 7, 2020 (age 73)


Millard Ross Taylor, age 73, of Hiawassee passed away Friday, February 7, 2020. Millard was born January 8, 1947 to the late Noel and Thelma (Hooper) Taylor. Millard was a retired firefighter after serving Clayton County with over 32 years of service. He loved his family, grandson, and great-grandbabies. He was a good friend to many and he never met a stranger. 
He is preceded in death by his parents and his brother Lowell (Buck) Taylor. Millard is survived in death by his wife, Darlene (Hicks) Taylor; daughter and son-in-law, Karen (James) Abercrombie; daughter, Michelle Taylor; sister, Shelby Edwards; grandson, Zach (Adriana) Taylor; and great-grandchildren Levi and Brooklyn Taylor; brother-in-law Rickey (Helen) Hicks.
Visitation: Monday, February 10, 2020  4:00-8:00 at Banister-Cooper Funeral Home
Funeral: Tuesday, February 11, 2020 at Mt Zion Baptist Church at 1:00 with Rev. Jared Colemen and Jimmy Malcom
Interment: Mt. Zion Baptist Church Cemetery following the service.
Pallbearers: Travis Gibson, Ricky Mathis, JR Chastain, Blake Taylor, Larry Ledford, James Maney
Honorary Pallbearers: Towns County Fire Department, Clayton County retired Fire Fighters, Mike Marshall, Brandon Walls, Jimmy Malcom, Chris Beck, and Michael Lovingood. 
Banister-Cooper Funeral Home is honored to serve Mr. Millard Taylor


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February 10, 2020

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Banister Funeral Home
678 N. Main Street
Hiawassee, Georgia 30546

Funeral Service
February 11, 2020

1:00 PM
Mt Zion Baptist Church (Mt Zion Baptist Church)

Interment following funeral service
February 11, 2020

Mt Zion Baptist Church Cemetery

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