Kenneth Taylor


unknown - February 25, 2011

Mr. Kenneth Taylor, age 82 years, of Jefferson City, Mo., died Friday, February 25, 2011, at the Jefferson City Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Ken was born December 31, 1929, in Bonne Terre, Mo., the son of George and Grace Sifford Taylor. He was married on March 9, 1956, at Lambert, Miss., to Norma C. Enos, who preceded him in death on April 19, 1982. Ken served in the United States Army from 1947 until 1950. He owned and operated Lackland Plaza Barber Shop in St. Louis for over 30 years and later moved to Jefferson City in 1978. Ken enjoyed bowling, playing pool, fishing, and playing cards, but most importantly, spending time with family and friends. Survivors include: two daughters, Sharon K. Fry and her husband Kerry of Stover, Mo. and Kim Taylor of Jefferson City, Mo.; three sons, Donald E. Taylor and his wife Laura of St. Louis, Mo., Ronald J. Taylor and his wife Cindy of Jefferson City, Mo., and James J. Taylor and his wife Debbie of Mokane, Mo.; one step-son, Charles McKeever of Edwardsville, Ill.; one brother, Dale Taylor and his wife Ruby of Warrenton, Mo.; one sister, Helen Hufstedler of Dexter, Mo.; and several grandchildren, great- grandchildren, and great- great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Norma C. Taylor; one son, Kenneth Dale Taylor; and several brothers and sisters. Visitation will be at the Mausoleum of Memorial Park Cemetery in St. Louis, Mo. from 12:00 noon until 12:30 p.m., Monday, February 28, 2011. Graveside services and interment with military honors will be held immediately after the visitation on Monday, February 28, 2011, at the Memorial Park Cemetery in St. Louis, Mo. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are suggested to the American Cancer Society. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Freeman Mortuary.

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