Buddy Harold Taylor passed from this life on June 13, 2022 at the age of 82. He was born to Stewart and Beulah (Platt) Taylor on August 28, 1939 in Moyers, Oklahoma. He was a member of the Moyers Baptist Church. Buddy was a lifelong resident of Moyers, and lived his entire life in the house where he was born.
Buddy married Jerry Dillingham on October 3, 1958. Together, they raised a loving family and enjoyed 64 years of marriage. Buddy was a longtime rancher, who loved riding horses and his four-wheeler, and cherished the land he worked. He thoroughly enjoyed going to the sale barn and visiting with everyone. Buddy got a kick out of playing cards and dominoes, and did a good job making sure he was the winner. He really loved watching rodeos on the RFD Channel over and over.
He is preceded in death by his parents: Stewart and Beulah Taylor; brothers: Clyde Taylor, Stewart Taylor, and Richard Taylor; sister: Gertrude Hill; and a granddaughter: Ashley Elizabeth Hall.
Buddy leaves many behind to cherish his memory, including: his beloved wife: Jerry Taylor of the home; children: Sheila Caughern and husband Chuck of McAlester, OK, Kathy Hall and husband Keith of Gainesville, TX, and Teresa Speck and husband Todd of Des Moines, IA; sisters: Elizabeth Nored of Hugo, OK, Frances Adkins of Modesto, CA, and Lucille Absher of Modesto, CA; grandchildren: Bailey, Cole, Jamie, Lindsey, Taylor, and Tabetha; and great-grandchildren: Jordan, Jentry, Easton, Creek, and Creece.
Services for Buddy will be held on Thursday, June 16, 2022 at 2PM at the Moyers Baptist Church with Brett Miller officiating. Interment to follow at Darwin Cemetery. Pallbearers include: Chuck Caughern, Keith Hall, Todd Speck, Jacob Banks, Bruce Davis, Jack Matthews, and Dustin Cox. Honorary Pallbearers are: Clarence McDaniel, David Minyard, Billy Perrin, Jimmy Hawkins, Mark Gardner, and Wallan McKnight.
Services have been entrusted with Serenity Funeral Service of Antlers, Oklahoma.
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