Semitruck 01

Emmett Gerald "Jerry" Taylor

August 21, 1940 ~ October 25, 2023 (age 83) 83 Years Old

Emmett Taylor Obituary

Emmett Gerald “Jerry” Taylor, 83, of Lead Hill passed away on October 25, 2023.  He was born on August 21, 1940, in Pindall, Arkansas to the late Gerald B Taylor and Hazel Mae Martin Taylor. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his daughter Carolyn “Candy” Mullins, sisters Billie Sue Swafford, June Cassidy, and Pat Collier.

At the age of 17 Jerry enlisted in the United States Navy. During his service he discovered his love for travel.  Not one to sit still for long he lived in California and Arkansas off and on his entire life. He held many jobs during his lifetime. He was a store owner and operator, Policeman, and a truck-driver to name a few.

He is survived by his wife of 57 years Cora Taylor of Lead Hill, Arkansas; three sisters Debbie Welch of Visalia, California, Kim Dias of Hanford, California, and Joyce Moore of Kansas City, Missouri; three daughters Jerri “Gigi” Yocham of Anderson Flat, Arkansas, Sherry Ramos of Mountain Home, Arkansas, and Tina Rogers of Lead Hill, Arkansas; and two sons Richard Taylor of Knoxville, Tennessee, and Emmett Joshua Ray Taylor of Lead Hill, Arkansas; 16 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren.  

Interment will be at Anderson Flat Cemetery, Everton AR.  on Saturday, November 4th, 2023 at 11am with Dusty Burleson officiating.  

Friends and family have shared their relationship to show their support.
How do you know Emmett Gerald "Jerry" Taylor?
We are sorry for your loss.
Help others honor Emmett's memory.


November 4, 2023

11:00 AM
Anderson Flat Cemetery
Marion County
Everton AR, AR 72633


© 2023 Diamond State Cremation & Mortuary Service. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Accessibility