Earl “Pop” Taylor Jr., 84, of Atlantic passed away on Wednesday, September 18, 2019 at the Crystal Coast Hospice House in Newport.
Pop loved driving, worked for Roadready for many years; and was a retired long-haul truck driver.
A visitation will be held from 6:00 - 8:00 PM on Sunday, September 22, 2019 at Bridgeway Church in Beaufort. A celebration of life will be announced at a later date.
Mr. Taylor is survived by his wife, Diane Taylor of Atlantic; sons, Andy Taylor and his wife Brenda of Morehead City; Willie Taylor of Mill Creek; daughters, Dorothy Green; Jenny Taylor both of New Bern; and Angela Ivester and her husband Brent of Davis; fourteen grandchildren; nine great grandchildren; in-laws, Clara Belle Gurganus; Ernest and Barbara Guthrie; cousin, Willie Guthrie; and his four legged companion, Brownie the chihuahua.
He was preceded in death by his first wife, Eva Mae Taylor; parents, Earl and Agatha Taylor Sr. and Skippy the chihuahua.
Flowers are welcome, or memorial donations can be made to: Cedar Point Pentecostal Holiness Church 150 Bluff Rd, Cedar Point, NC 28584
Electronic condolences and life tributes may be sent to the family at www.noefs.org