Allen Taylor

Obituaries in Sherman, TX | The Herald Democrat
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Allen Taylor

Sherman - Allen Taylor, age 63 of Sherman, transitioned to the heavenly, "Basketball Hall of Fame" on Friday, September 10, 2021. He was preceded in death by his parents Lois and Reuben Taylor and five siblings( Reuben Taylor(Mattie), Raymond Taylor(Ruth), Martha Taylor, James Taylor, Samuel Taylor, Carolyn(Sue) Parnell, and Donald Fontenot. He is survived by his two sons, Marcus Allen and Eumondi Taylor, his daughter, Mia Chaffin, his Granddaughters, Zaya Simmons-Taylor and Dynasti Taylor, and of course the remaining 6 siblings of the amazing Taylor 13 - Arthur Taylor, Rita Heliton, Delois Smith (William), Sandra Fontenot, Sara Goodman (Larry), Eartha Linson (Curtis), Sister-in-laws (Julia Taylor and Louise Taylor), as well as a vast number of other relatives in the Taylor and Mitchell families. A public visitation will be held for Mr. Taylor on Friday September 17, 2021 from 10am-6pm at Cravens Funeral Home, followed by a private family night from 7-8pm. A celebration of his life will be held at 1:00pm on Saturday, September 18, 2021 at Harmony Baptist Church in Sherman. The Taylor family is under the personal care of Cravens Funeral Home in Sherman. www.cravensfuneralhome.com

Posted online on September 16, 2021

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Obituaries in Sherman, TX | The Herald Democrat

Allen Taylor

Cravens Funeral Home

Allen Taylor

Sherman - Allen Taylor, age 63 of Sherman, transitioned to the heavenly, "Basketball Hall of Fame" on Friday, September 10, 2021. He was preceded in death by his parents Lois and Reuben Taylor and five siblings( Reuben Taylor(Mattie), Raymond Taylor(Ruth), Martha Taylor, James Taylor, Samuel Taylor, Carolyn(Sue) Parnell, and Donald Fontenot. He is survived by his two sons, Marcus Allen and Eumondi Taylor, his daughter, Mia Chaffin, his Granddaughters, Zaya Simmons-Taylor and Dynasti Taylor, and of course the remaining 6 siblings of the amazing Taylor 13 - Arthur Taylor, Rita Heliton, Delois Smith (William), Sandra Fontenot, Sara Goodman (Larry), Eartha Linson (Curtis), Sister-in-laws (Julia Taylor and Louise Taylor), as well as a vast number of other relatives in the Taylor and Mitchell families. A public visitation will be held for Mr. Taylor on Friday September 17, 2021 from 10am-6pm at Cravens Funeral Home, followed by a private family night from 7-8pm. A celebration of his life will be held at 1:00pm on Saturday, September 18, 2021 at Harmony Baptist Church in Sherman. The Taylor family is under the personal care of Cravens Funeral Home in Sherman. www.cravensfuneralhome.com

Posted online on September 16, 2021