Beauford N Taliaferro
April 26, 1934 - September 8, 2016
Beauford "Norm" Norborne Taliaferro Jr.,82, of Georgetown, Texas went to be with our Lord and Savior on September 8, 2016. Norm was born in Sherman, Texas on April 26, 1934.
Upon graduating from Sherman High School, he enlisted in the Army and served in Korea. After careers in both the Army and the Airforce, he attended Oklahoma State University on the GI bill, and graduated with a degree in Geology. Fate eventually led him to Houston, Texas where he said his life really began when he met his loving wife, Ruth Pfeifer Taliaferro. They were wed in Houston on January 26, 1974. Soon after, their son Daniel Taliaferro was born to complete their happy family.
Along with raising his family, he had a long career working for the Texas Board of Pardons and Paroles. He also had a passion for studying family history and genealogy which he continued well into retirement.
Norm was well known as a loving Husband and Father who valued his family above all else. He is survived by his wife of 42 years, Ruth Taliaferro; his son, Danny Taliaferro; daughter-in-law, Beth Taliaferro; and his three grandchildren, Madelyn, Wyatt and Connor Taliaferro.
The family will receive guests for a time of visitation from 6:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. on Monday, September 12, 2016 at the Cook-Walden Davis Funeral Home in Georgetown with a reciting of the rosary at 7:00 P.M. A reception at the funeral home's Southwestern Room will be held at 12:30 P.M. on Tuesday, September 13, 2016. A Funeral Mass will follow at 1:30 P.M. at St. Helen Catholic Church in Georgetown. Interment will follow at Our Lady of the Rosary Cemetery in Georgetown, Texas.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to: your local American Cancer Society or Faith In Action Caregivers, P.O. Box 743, Georgetown, Texas 78627.
Arrangements by Cook-Walden Davis Funeral Home, 2900 Williams Drive, Georgetown, Texas 78628 (512)863-2564.
Ruth Barbara Pfeifer Taliaferro
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