Earnest Taylor, Jr.

  • Born: May 11, 1929
  • Died: June 29, 2012
  • Location: Austin, Texas

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1300 E 12th ST.
Austin, TX 78702


Tribute & Message From The Family

Earnest Taylor, Jr. was born May 11, 1929 to Earnest Taylor and Martha Annie Monroe Taylor. Earnest attended Gravel Hill Elementary in Manor. In his lifetime he worked for the City of Austin and Manor Downs. He accepted Christ at an early age at Park Springs Baptist Church. He met the love of his life, Bernice Houston, who became his wife, and they had eight children, Herman Lee Taylor (Jackie), Earnest Taylor III, Martha A. Taylor Jackson, Alice F. Poole (Lynn), Myra E. Taylor, Paula J. Cunningham (John), Otha Earls (Chester), Linda Owens (deceased). Surviving siblings include Alice Williams (James), Earlene Williams, Ruby Shaw (Hughie), Dorothy Walker (Jafus), Ida Mae Jackson, Willie Taylor and Sonny Taylor; and a host of grandchildren, great grandchildren, great great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, family and friends.

Condolence & Memory Journal


To The Taylor Family,
So sorry to hear about your lost. I know that its rough right now but each day will begin to get sweeter and sweeter. You will cherish all of the loving memories in your heart forever. Remember to stay strong and lean on Jesus. He will always bring you through and heal the wounded heart. Only wish Yvette could have met her grandfather. Take care of each other and May God Bless.......

Posted by Cecelia Sims - ashland, AL - friend   July 12, 2012

All of you are in our prayers,I remember a lot of days that I would have not eaten a meal if it were not for uncle Bean.Those days are good memories,days that I will never forget,even though they were not my best as far as quality of life,they were great for the fact that I had a great friend looking out for me.Love you all,the Buetikofer family

Posted by Greg Buetikofer - Taylor, TX   July 10, 2012