Mr. Morgan Taylor, age 84 of Harriman passed away Sunday November 29, 2020 at home in Greenville, SC where he lived since June 2020. Born in Kingston, he was a son of the late Robert and Hopie Taylor. Morgan served in the U.S. Army (Airborne), retired from Chevron and had a joyful post-retirement career driving tour buses and regaling groups with his jokes and tall tales. He was a great cook and is known for his famous holiday dressing and unrivaled banana pudding.
He was predeceased by his parents and a sister and six brothers.
He is survived by two daughters: Sheryl Taylor of Grayson GA and Bronwyn Barnett and her husband Sam of Greenville, SC.
One son: Scott Taylor and his wife Manette of Mt Juliet, TN.
Four grandchildren: Justin Taylor, and Kendra & husband Matt Degendardt, all of Mt. Juliet, Tennessee, Shelby & husband Scott Vidd of Clearwater FL, and Spencer Fowler of Snellville, GA.
Great grandchild: Kylie Degendardt of Mt. Juliet, TN.
One sister: Margaret Patterson of Oliver Springs.
And one brother: Gerald Taylor and his wife Lana of Harriman.
Family and friends will gather at Roane Memorial Gardens in Rockwood Wednesday December 2, 2020 at 11:00 AM for graveside services.
In lieu of flowers, please send donations to The Lebanon Senior Center in Lebanon, TN where Morgan was a popular and regular member for many years.
Davis Funeral Home, Harriman, is honored to serve the family of Mr. Morgan Taylor.