Gregory Dean Taylor was born in Washington D.C. and at age 66, passed away in his home, on Thursday afternoon, January 3, 2019, in Chattahoochee, FL, surrounded by his loving family. Greg was diagnosed with cancer in April 2018 and was supported by friends and loved ones during his battle. Greg has been a resident of Chattahoochee for 42 years, when he and his wife, Becky moved here from Mobile, Alabama. Greg was a member of First Baptist Church of Chattahoochee and retired from Jim Woodruff Dam as senior electrician after 32 years of service.
Greg is survived by his mother, Mary Taylor of Tybee Island, GA, his son Michael Taylor and wife Kaleigh with their daughters, Sophia age 4 and Chelsea age 1; his daughter Rachel Green and husband Jonathan and their daughters, Gradie age 5, and Mabrie age 1. Two sisters Debbie Lanier and her son James, Lydia Taylor and her daughter Alex and a special uncle from Connecticut, Frank Piccione along with extended family and many special friends.
Greg was preceded in death and eager to see his wife of 39 years, Rebecca Taylor, and his father Wallace Taylor.
The family wishes to express their appreciation to all of Greg’s friends and loved ones who checked in on him during his illness and to Covenant Hospice for their care in his last days.
A Celebration of Life Service will be held at First Baptist Church of Chattahoochee, Florida on Sunday, January 6, 2019 at 3:00 PM EST with Reverend Barry Cottle officiating. Visitation with family and friends will be held one hour prior to service. Interment will be private on a later date.