Mr. Ezell Taylor


Mr. Ezell Taylor, 84, passed away on February 5, 2022. Ezell was born on June 9, 1937 in Brownsville, TN to Prince and Lucy Taylor.

Ezell was a Masonry; built many homes, walkways, and basements in the city.

He is preceeded in death by his parents, wife of 62 years, Azzie Taylor and siblings, Lillie Bond , Henrily Taylor, Horace Taylor, Lougenia Transou, and Prince Albert Taylor.

Ezell is survived by children, Connie Fountain; Shirley Oden, J Michael Taylor, Derick Williams, Shanga Williams, Sadie Petty, Jasmine Petty, Renee Taylor, and Jerome Taylor; sister, Stella Gambrell; special friends, Tammy King and a host of grandchildren, great grandchildren, great-great grandchildren, other family and friends.

Visitation 10:00am and Funeral 11:00am Wednesday, February 16, 2022 at MARLAN GARY FUNERAL HOME, THE CHAPEL OF PEACE MANSFIELD 753 McPherson St. (formerly Williams Funeral Services). Interment at Mansfield Cemetery.

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Condolence Messages

  1. Sorry for your loss,my condolences to the family. May God hold you & comfort you in your time of sorrow.

  2. Missionary Lodia Liz Vaughn

    Renee and family my prayers are with you during this time of transition. I pray that the God of peace will comfort and keep you during this time of sorry.

  3. Ella Bond- Mullens

    My sincere sympathy to my family. Sending love and prayers.

  4. Vera Louise Taylor-Branch

    I pray for God to strengthen you doing this time of bereavement, know that the Lord is with you as you look to Him. Your dad has come to the end of his journey here on earth, just as we all will, as the Lord has designed it from the beginning of creation, however know this is not the end for all who confess Jesus and put their trust in Jesus for eternal life.
    Love you forever!
    Cousin Vera Louise Branch

  5. Christine Canada English

    Sorry for your loss..a great man indeed… absent from this earth means present with the king the Canada Fuller Reed and Pointer families.


    So sorry for your loss Connie, we’ll be holding you and family up in our prayers…May God bless and strengthen you

  7. To the Taylor family so sorry for your loss May God bring peace to your hearts praying.for u all

  8. Doris Windham Pickett

    I’m sorry so loss of you’re Father been knowing you’re family all my life. You have my deepest sympathy I am praying for you and the family.

  9. Brenda K Windham

    Praying for you’re family and sending condolences may the Lord uplift you all in time of Sorrow.

  10. Betty Palmer-Harris

    To the Taylor family, my sincere condolences to the family of Ezell Taylor, may God keep you in this time of bereavement. I will keep the family lifted in prayers. May God continually to bless you.

  11. Connie, Shirley, Sharika and Taylor sorry for your loss. Praying for comfort and strength. An encouraging scripture is found at Revelation 21:4 where God will eliminate death and all pain and suffering will end forever.

  12. Taylor Family,We are sorry to hear of Uncle Ezells passing. Please know you are in our hearts and prayers. Much love,Elmo and Shirley Taylor

  13. To the Taylor family condolences to you guys. May the keep you and comfort you guys through this time of sorrow. God is with you just like He said He would be. God bless you guys.

  14. My sincere condolences to the Taylor family for the loss of your matriarch. I’m sure he will be sorely missed. Prayers of comfort for all!

  15. My sincere condolences to the family of Mr. Ezell Taylor.

  16. Jeanette Cameron Hess

    My sincere condolences to the family, may the promise of the good Lord comfort you in times such as this.

  17. RIH Mr Taylor you will be missed myto family and friends.

  18. My favorite memory of Ezell was his kindness. To the family of Ezell, my sincere condolence.
    Phyliss Jefferson

  19. Thomas & Melody Feagin

    Our condolences to you and your family. May God give u strength and comfort in this difficult time. Praying for you all.

  20. Our Condolences to you Sister Connie and Charlie Fountain with your entire Taylor family….we love you and are praying for you all in Jesus name ✝️♥️…The Smoot’s…Onray and Antoinette and Family

  21. Flora Jones Twyman

    Condolences to the entire family of Ezell Taylor. As you go forward, leaning and loving on each other for love and support, always remember that God is there with you. God Bless You All.

  22. Praying for the family. I’m gonna miss the laughs and talks. Cousin Lisa Lewis

  23. Sending my Sincere Condolences and prayers to the family.

  24. My prayers for your strength and comfort are with you Jermaine Taylor. My sincerest condolences go to you and your entire family. #FamilyTies

  25. I am praying for the family that God give you strength and comfort. I’m going to miss you cousin love forever❤️❤️

  26. Praying for the family my friend. I will miss you god be with

  27. Jeff, Roz, Willie Crittenden and Zonie McCowan

    We send our love and sincere sympathy to the entire family!

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