Waco Dowling Taylor

Waco Dowling Taylor

Death 14 Dec 2005 (aged 93)
Burial Andalusia, Covington County, Alabama, USA
Memorial ID 30217402 · View Source
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Waco Dowling Taylor was one of the sons belonging to William John Taylor and Nancy Edna (Woodham) Taylor.

Spouse: Nina (West) Taylor.

Children: Barbara Taylor Landwehr and Sandy Taylor Palmer.

Waco was my mother's brother and they both were children of William John Taylor (my grandfather).
Jim W. Jones (Auburn)

Thanks to Jim for providing the information for Waco's memorial.

By Representative Hammett
Rd 1 10-JAN-06


WHEREAS, recorded with a sense of deep sorrow and loss is the death of Mr. Waco Dowling Taylor of Andalusia, Alabama, on December 14, 2005, at the age of 93 years; and

WHEREAS, Waco and his devoted wife, Nina Taylor, were involved in developing the walking trail at Lurleen B. Wallace Community College and planted the Church Street median, later named in their honor, and maintained it; they were named the 1992 Citizens of the Year and are known for their tireless work for the betterment of Andalusia; he was always shoulder to shoulder working with other volunteers and will be sorely missed; and

WHEREAS, left to cherish the memory of Waco Taylor are his loving wife, Mrs. Nina Taylor; two daughters, Barbara Taylor Landwehr and her husband, Douglas Landwehr, M. D.; and Sandy Taylor Palmer; grandchildren, Kathy Landwehr and her husband, Thomas Heintzes; Gretchen Landwehr and her husband, Stephen Sjaraz, and Seannon Baker; and a sister, Grace Evans; and

WHEREAS, the death of Waco Taylor has indeed left a deep void in the life of his community and in the hearts of his family and friends who knew and loved him; now therefore,

BE IT RESOLVED BY THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES OF THE LEGISLATURE OF ALABAMA, That in sadness and regret the death of Mr. Waco Dowling Taylor of Andalusia, Alabama, is hereby recorded, and sincerest sympathy is extended to his wife for whom a copy of this resolution shall be provided.


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  • Maintained by: Lolli
  • Originally Created by: J.L. Cobb
  • Added: 30 Sep 2008
  • Find a Grave Memorial 30217402
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Waco Dowling Taylor (16 Feb 1912–14 Dec 2005), Find a Grave Memorial no. 30217402, citing Andalusia Memorial Cemetery, Andalusia, Covington County, Alabama, USA ; Maintained by Lolli (contributor 47059555) .