Gary High School 1914-1978

The Coaldigger






Dennis R. Taylor, 70, of Roanoke VA laid to rest on April 26, 2010. Dennis passed away on April 23, 2010 from a massive stroke.

 He was owner operator tractor trailer driver leased to Yeatts Transfer of Altvasta, Va. for 45 years.  After retiring in 2008 he had various part time jobs. 

 He was preceded in death by his parents, Emmett and Pauline Taylor, and stepfather Glenn Snead.  Surviving are his wife of 50 years, Joyce Taylor, children, Mary Embleau and husband, Scott of Marietta Georgia, and James R. Taylor and wife Pamela of Avon Conn; sister Glenna Webster,  of Roanoke Va. brothers  Dallas Taylor of  Seven Valley PA. and Emmitt Clayton Taylor of Greer SC, one granddaughter Caroline R. Embleau of Marietta, GA. (the apple of his eye).

 Services were held at Shenandoah Baptist Church.  Laid to rest at Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens, Roanoke, VA.

Dennis graduated from Gary High School, Gary, WV with the class of 1957