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Eugene Taylor Jr.
Eugene Taylor Jr.

Eugene Taylor Jr., of Williamsburg, died Oct. 28, 2015, at Patriots Colony. He was 87.

His life began on Jan. 19, 1928, the son of the late Martha “Mama Dean” Dean and the late Eugene Taylor Sr.

He proudly served his country in the U.S. Navy. He was employed by York County Public Schools for more than 25 years and he also was employed by James York Security as the operations officer for more than 15 years. He will be greatly missed by all.

He leaves to cherish his precious memories his cousin, James Higgins; adopted son, William “Benny” Hill; and many caring friends.

A graveside service will be held at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2015, at Williamsburg Memorial Park, with the Rev. George Marrow officiating. Family and friends will assemble at the graveside 15 minutes prior to the service.

Please leave online condolences for the family at Whiting’s Funeral Home.

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