Charlie Arthur Taylor
Charlie Arthur Taylor, of Crawfordville, GA, died Saturday, August 24, 2019, at his residence surrounded by his loving family. He was 75. Charlie was born in Washington, GA on July 6, 1944 to the late Arthur Greene Taylor and Winnie Mae McDaniel Taylor. In 1962 Charlie graduated from Alexander Stephens Institute in Crawfordville. On October 18, 1996 he married the former Donna Lankford Peterman. For 32 years he worked for Novelis Corp. in Greensboro retiring in 2009. He was a faithful member of Crawfordville Baptist Church where he sang in the choir; was a deacon; and a member of several committees. Charlie was also a dedicated member of the Andrew M. Wolihin Masonic Lodge #132. Over the years he was an avid outdoorsman who enjoyed hunting, especially turkey and deer, and working in his shop. Charlie was generous and caring and will be remembered best for his great sense of humor.
In addition to his wife, Donna Taylor of Crawfordville, GA, he is survived by his stepchildren, David Peterman, Sr. and Julie Peterman Christensen (Erik); step-grandchildren, David Peterman II and Jackson Christensen; brother, Bobby Taylor (Linda); sister, Joan Taylor Nicholson; and a number of nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by a son, Charles Mitchell “Mitch” Taylor and a sister, Jean Taylor Godsey.
A memorial service with Masonic Rites will be held at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, August 28, 2019, at the Crawfordville Baptist Church with Rev. John Autry and Rev. Nelson Goddard officiating. Visitation will be held on Wednesday from 9:00 a.m. until time for the service at the church. Serving as honorary pallbearers will be the members of the Andrew M. Wolihin Masonic Lodge #132; the Mitchell Noggle Sunday School Class, Stan Flynt and Ralph Hoke Flynt. Memorials may be made to the Crawfordville Baptist Church Cemetery Fund, P. O. Box 238, Crawfordville, GA 30631. McCommons Funeral Home, 109 W. Broad St., Greensboro, GA, (706) 453-2626, is in charge of arrangements. Visit us at www.mccommonsfuneralhome.com to sign the online guest register.
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