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Kendricks Creek United Methodist Church Cemetery
Wednesday November 3rd, 2021

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Jay Taylor

Jay Taylor, of Kingsport, went to be with the Lord on Sunday, October 31, 2021, at his home. Born in Washington County, TN, he had resided most of his life in Kingsport. Jay had retired from Sprint following 40 years of service. He was a member of Gravelly Baptist Church. Jay was a loving husband, father, grandfather, and great-grandfather.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Walt and Nell Taylor; sister, Mary Martha Taylor Hill; and two brothers, Claude and Clell Taylor.
Jay is survived by his loving wife, Burlene Taylor; son, Kevin; two grandsons, Christopher and Joshua; and two great-granddaughters, Savannah and Briley.
Graveside services will be at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, November 3, 2021, at Kendricks Creek United Methodist Church Cemetery with Pastor Terry Bennett officiating.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Gravelly Baptist Church, 647 Gravely Rd, Kingsport, TN, 37660.

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A candle was lit in memory of Jay Taylor

We love you Pop Taylor. Savannah and Briley McCarty Nov 8 2021 7:17 PM

Burlene, I just learned tonight about Jay's passing! May God give you rest and peace through these days that can only come from Him. No one's grief is the same, but believe me, I do understanc your pain. Love you my friend, Sue Belcher

Sue Belcher Nov 4 2021 9:54 PM

Burlene, Becky and I are so sorry for Jays passing but we know he is without pain and flying High. We have some special neighbors, I will miss seeing Jay and the friendship he always expressed. We Love You and know we are just a call away!

Gary & Becky Hubble Nov 3 2021 8:54 AM

Tess McCarty
You know my heart breaks for your loss. Your father in-law was a very good man and an excellent father in-law to you. Just know he is much happier where he is now. Know that I'm thinking of you and Kevin and am praying for your family. I'm here for you honey! I love you so much and think your a wonderful blessing to have you in my life ❤. God bless you all. Fly high POP!!
Tina & Will & Isabella

Tina Williams Nov 2 2021 8:30 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Jay Taylor

Gary M Oliver Nov 2 2021 8:14 PM

Burlene, I am so sorry for your loss.. Jay was a wonderful human being and always kind to everyone around him. My prayers are with you. Brenda Gillenwater

Brenda gillenwater Nov 2 2021 6:12 PM

Jay (Pop) Your going to greatly missed. We will.always remember all the good times we had. We will.miss and we will always love you. Fly high with the Angel's. R.I.P. Pop love always Kev Tess Chris Josh and Savannah and Briley McCarty

Tess McCarty Nov 2 2021 2:47 PM

Burlene, I'm so sorry for your loss. Prayers for you and your family..

Tammie Stapleton Nov 2 2021 10:44 AM

Hated to hear about Jay's passing. Our prayers are with you and your family.

Keith Carr Nov 2 2021 9:30 AM

I was so sorry to read that Jay had passed away. I have known him for many years He was a good man and a good friend.

Don Gray Nov 2 2021 9:09 AM

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