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James Taylor

September 17, 1947 — January 2, 2024

 

James Wesley Taylor, age 76, of Morganton, GA, passed away on Tuesday, January 2, 2024, in Blairsville, GA. James was born September 17, 1947, in Morganton, GA to Elza and Mary Taylor. 

James was preceded in death by his father, Elza Sherman Taylor; and mother, Helen Taylor. 

He is survived by his daughters, Jamie (Nathan) Long, Cammy Taylor, and Misty (Nick) Kelischek; son, Jim (Cindy) Taylor; brothers, Bart (Barbara) Taylor, Chuck (Robin) Taylor, and Bill (Vivian) Collins; grandchildren, Oliver Kelischek and Sarah Taylor; great-grandchild, Kyleigh Taylor; nieces, Emily Kuruc and Cree Taylor; and special friend, Joel Walker.

James helped establish the Civil Defense and Fannin County Volunteer Fire Department. 

Funeral Service; Thursday, January 4, 2024, at 2:00 PM at Henry-Cochran Funeral Home with Rev. Randy Hughes officiating. 

The following gentlemen will serve as pallbearers, Bill Daves, Joel Walker, Benny Dyer, Russell Daves, Ricky Daves, and Mitchell Tipton. 

Interment will follow at Morganton Baptist Church Cemetery in Morganton, GA. 

The family will receive friends at Henry-Cochran Funeral Home on Thursday, 4th of January, 2024, from 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM. 

Cochran Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of James Wesley Taylor; you may send condolences to the family and sign the guest register at www.cochranfuneralhomes.com.

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Thursday, January 4, 2024

12:00 - 2:00 pm (Eastern time)

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Thursday, January 4, 2024

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Burial

Thursday, January 4, 2024

3:00 - 4:30 pm (Eastern time)

Morganton Baptist Church Cemetery, Morganton,Ga.

9511 Old US HWY 76, Morganton, GA 30560

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