The Edmond Sun

September 20, 2013

Gary Lynn Taylor


The Edmond Sun

EDMOND —     Gary Lynn Taylor, 68, of Broken Arrow, Okla., passed away September 18, 2013 in Tulsa, Okla.  He was born November 19, 1944 in Oklahoma City, Okla., to Elvia and Dorothy (Dial) Taylor.

    Gary served in the Army National Guard and later began his own paper and printing business.

    He was preceded in death by E.H. Taylor, Jr., Allen Watson, Dora Dial, C.O. and Jessie Hardridge, LittleBit, Buckwheat, Billy and many great friends.

    He is survived by his wife, Karla Taylor; sons, Dean Taylor and Glenn and Jamie Taylor; grandchildren Abby and Jackson Taylor; mother Dorothy Taylor-Watson; brother Elvia and Velta Taylor; in-laws, Randy and Janet Hardridge, Robin Hardridge and Beverly Hardridge; along with a niece, many nephews, in-laws, life-long friends and other family members.

    Services for Gary will be 10:30 a.m. Monday, September 23, 2013 in the Matthews Funeral Home Chapel in Edmond, Okla., with interment to follow at Resurrection Memorial Cemetery in Oklahoma City.  In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Cancer Society.