​Sebern James Taylor

Posted at 12:37 PM on Apr 22, 2016


Sebern James Taylor, 74, of Statesville, passed away Thursday morning, April 21, 2016 at his residence after a brief illness.

Born in San Antonio, Texas, he was the son of the late Sebern Taylor and Ruby Mae Munford Taylor.

In April 1961, he met his soulmate, Linda Sue James, and they were married in April 1962. They would have celebrated their 54th wedding anniversary on April 28.

Sebern was a charter member of Northview Church of Christ and was employed with Advance Auto.

Those left to cherish his memory are his wife, Linda Sue James Taylor of the home; one son, James Ray Taylor and wife Paula of Longview, NC; two daughters, Shelly Lancaster and Eddie West of Harmony and Anita Jordan and husband Thomas of Hamptonville; seven grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; two brothers and three sisters.

The family will receive friends Friday evening, April 22, 2016 from 6-8 PM at Northview Church of Christ.

The funeral service will be held Saturday, April 23, 2016, at 2 PM at Northview Church of Christ with Rev. Les Bonnett officiating. Burial will follow at Iredell Memorial Gardens.

Memorial donations may be made to Hospice & Palliative Care of Iredell County 2347 Simonton Road Statesville, NC 28625.

Online condolences may be left for the family atwww.bunchjohnsonfuneralhome.com.

Bunch-Johnson Funeral Home is honored to be serving the Taylor family.

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