Robert L. Taylor



Mr. Robert Lee Taylor, 89, died Sunday morning, November 5, 2017. A native of Greene County, he was born April 18, 1928, the son of Andrew and Lottie Phipps Taylor. A retired merchant, Robert had operated convenience and grocery stores both in Maury and Snow Hill and had also speculated in commercial real estate developments and holdings. His wife, Mary Graves Taylor, preceded him in death, November 27, 2012.

Surviving are his daughter, Debra Taylor Hernandez and husband, Tim of Clayton; son, Robert Lee “Bobby” Taylor, Jr. and wife, Carol of Snow Hill; and grandchildren, Taylor Hernandez and wife, Dana; Jillian Hernandez, Samantha Taylor Haislip and husband, Tyler, and Robby Taylor.

Services will be held graveside 2 PM Monday, November 6, at the Snow Hill Cemetery. The family will receive friends immediately following the service at the home of Bobby & Carol Taylor.

In lieu of flowers, please consider memorials to Community Home Health and Hospice, 518 Plaza Blvd, Kinston, NC 28504 or Eastern NC Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association, 3739 National Drive, Suite 110, Raleigh, NC 27612.

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