Thurman Taylor

Published 12:00 am Tuesday, July 14, 2009

Thurman Taylor, 67, of Powellsville died on Saturday, July 11, 2009 at Pitt Memorial Hospital in Greenville.
A native of Bertie County, he was a member of Calvary Missionary Baptist Church in Ahoskie and was employed with CRMP as a truck driver.
Survivors include his wife, Rosa Taylor of Powellsville; one son, Thurman Taylor Jr. of Spartanburg, SC; six daughters, Wanda Cofield of Ahoskie, Shirley Francis of VA, Linda Dandy of Durham, Beverly Baker of Rocky Mount, Teresa Bond of Merry Hill and Mary Newsome of Wilmington, DE; three brothers, Ralph Taylor, Linwood Taylor and David Taylor, all of Ahoskie; two sisters, Michelle Rankins of Raleigh and Isea Mae Cherry of Windsor; 13 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
A funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, July 15 at Calvary Missionary Baptist Church in Ahoskie with the Rev. Jerryl Moody officiating. Burial will be in Hillcrest Cemetery, Ahoskie.
Hunters Funeral Home, Ahoskie, is handling the arrangements. Condolences may be left at