William "Russell" Taylor, 56, of Dover, AR, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, February 4, 2016. He was born on August 22nd, 1959 in Portsmouth, VA to William and Juanita (Griffin) Taylor. He graduated from Dover High School in 1977.
Russell was an employee at Cogswell Motors for 38 years. He loved riding his Harley with friends and traveling. Other interests included gardening, fishing and woodworking. He also loved to cook for friends and family.
Russell was preceded in death by his father, William Taylor; maternal grandparents, James and Marybelle Griffin; and paternal grandparents, Willie and Jessie Taylor.
Survivors include his mother, Juanita Taylor of Dover; two daughters, Amanda Boehm and husband, Jeff of Dover and Lita Arnwine and husband, Chris of Rogers. He was known as "Ugga" to two grandsons, Macen and Caden Boehm of Dover; and two granddaughters, Maylee and Emerson Arnwine of Rogers. He is also survived by three sisters, Cheryl Johnson and husband, Pat of Dover, Vicki Lamb and husband, Phil of Tulsa, OK and Belinda Barber of Russellville; one brother, Kenneth Taylor and wife, Lisa of LouAnn, AR; and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Funeral Service will be held at 2:00PM, Monday, February 8, 2016 at Dover First Baptist Church in Dover, AR. Reverend Don Alexander and Pat Johnson will officiate. Burial will be at Phoenix Cemetery in Dover, AR by Humphrey Funeral Service. Visitation will be from 4-6PM, on Sunday, at the funeral home. Pallbearers are Ricky Reddell, Tony Lewis, Chris Lewis, Jeremy Lewis, Paul Harris and Ozzy Picton. Honorary pallbearers are Jimmy Bankhead, Eddie Bankhead, John Couch, Dan Wright, John Gasaway and Danny Price. Internet obituary and on-line guest book are available at www.humphreyfuneral.com.
FEB 7. 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
2801 West Main Street
Russellville, AR, US, 72801
FEB 8. 2:00 PM
Dover First Baptist Church
Dover, AR, US