James Theodore Taylor

July 27, 1948 ~ May 28, 2019 (age 70)

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James Theodore Taylor, Jr. was born on July 27, 1948, in DesMoines, Iowa to parents James Theodore Taylor, Sr. and Faye Lillian Taylor. James Theodore Taylor, Jr. graduated from East High School in DesMoines, Iowa. He married his High School sweetheart Rosetta Lee Taylor. Together they raised two wonderful sons, Anzio James Taylor, and Maceo Orlando Taylor. James Theodore Taylor, Jr. served 8 years in the United States Air Force. He was a Vietnam Veteran who traveled throughout Europe and Asia. He was well decorated and received many awards for his time and military service. After being honorably discharged, he continued his service as a civilian employee at McClellan Air Force Base in Sacramento, California, where he retired. He enjoyed sports, music, photography, movies and spending time with his family. He was a kind, loving husband, an outstanding father, and friend. We'll Miss You James aka "Porky".

God Bless his soul. In Jesus Name. Amen!

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 Service Program


Funeral Service
June 14, 2019

10:30 AM
Thompson Rose Chapel
3601 5th Ave.
Sacramento, CA 95817

June 14, 2019

12:30 PM
Sacramento Valley VA National Cemetery
5810 Midway Road
Dixon, CA 95620

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