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Emmett Kirk "Colonel" Taylor, Jr
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Birth: Apr. 6, 1933
Alabama, USA
Death: Feb. 5, 2011
Transylvania County
North Carolina, USA

Pisgah Forest - Emmett K. "Colonel" Taylor, Jr., 77, died on February 5, 2011 at Transylvania Regional Hospital.

He was born on April 6, 1933 to the late Emmett K. and Lillian Dunn Taylor.

Kirk was a graduate of Auburn University,
where he was active in the ROTC. He retired from the US Army as a LTC after 22 years of service.

He was a devoted volunteer with Habitat for Humanity of Transylvania County and assisted in starting the Optimist Club of Brevard.

Survived by his wife of 48 years, Winifred Buckner Taylor; a brother and sister-in-law; three sisters and two brothers-in-law; a brother-in-law, Buddy Buckner of Pisgah Forest, NC; several nieces and nephews,
and many special friends.

Moore Funeral Home
(Brevard NC)
LTC US Army Vietnam
He Loved Generously
Western Carolina State Veterans Cemetery
Black Mountain
Buncombe County
North Carolina, USA
Created by: Karyn Buckner Garvin
Record added: Sep 11, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 116903870
Emmett Kirk Colonel Taylor, Jr
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- Karyn Buckner Garvin
 Added: Sep. 11, 2013

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