Vernon David Taylor

February 11, 1934 - November 1, 2019
U.S. Armed Forces Veteran
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Vernon David Taylor, 85, of Clinton, Oklahoma formerly of Cordell, Oklahoma passed away peacefully with his family by his side on November 1, 2019 at the Clinton Veterans Center in Clinton, Oklahoma. He was born on February 11th, 1934 to Vernon David and Martha Elizabeth (Chandler) Taylor in Horatio, Arkansas. Vernon grew up and attended school in Washita County. After high school, he enlisted in the United States Air Force in June of 1957 in Carswell, Texas.
He served his country honorably and was forced to retire in 1974 due to health problems. Vernon then worked as Deputy Sheriff in Washita County. He was a member of the Cordell Round-up Club and also a member of the First Baptist Church in Cordell, Oklahoma. Vernon loved his family, especially his sister's great-granddaughter, Berkli, AKA, his best girlfriend. He will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved him.

Survivors include:
Daughter: Jessica Breaux
Sisters: Ginger Pearce & husband James of Sentinel, OK
Margaret Francis of Elk City, OK
Sister-in-law: Gail Taylor of Dill City, OK
Brother-in-law: Tim Weaver & wife Flora of Oklahoma City, OK
Grandchildren: James Carpenter of Elk City, OK
Randy Carpenter of Elk City, OK
Lila Breaux of El Reno, OK
Abigail Breaux of El Reno, OK
Jack Taylor of Cordell, OK
Numerous nieces, nephews and other family members.

Preceded in death by his Parents, Wife: Loyce Taylor, Sons: Randy Taylor and Ricky Taylor, and Brothers: Elmer Taylor, Bill Taylor and Ray Taylor.

Funeral Service: 2:00 p.m., Tuesday, November 5, 2019
First Baptist Church
Cordell, Oklahoma
Interment: Lawnview Cemetery
Cordell, Oklahoma
Visitation: 1:00 p.m., ~ 8:00 p.m., Sunday, November 3, 2019
9:00 a.m., ~ 8:00 p.m., Monday, November 4, 2019
Ray & Martha's Funeral Home
Cordell, Oklahoma

Service Information

Date: November 3, 2019
Time: 1:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Date: November 4, 2019
Time: 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Date: November 5, 2019
Time: 2:00 pm

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Beth Lehman
Sentinel, OK
I'm so sorry to hear about Vernon.  He was a class mate at Port. My condolences to the family.
Diana Dillon
Eunice, NM
So sorry for your loss.  Prayers for the entire family.
June Neeley
Cordell, OK
So sorry sure did love seeing Vernon at erv's
Ken Creamer
cordell, OK
Prayers ??
Claudia Gray
Cordell, OK
Vernon I shall always miss you.
Thank you for allowing me to have coffee at Sunshine with all you guys.
Sondra Carson
Mulberry, AR
I’m sorry for your loss, he was such a cut up, we were cousins. I will never forget when they were younger they would be going down the highway get an argument he would stop the car they would both get out have a fistfight then get back in the car and go on down the road . Sooo funny! A great man indeed!! RIP VD!!!
Jane Dorsey
West Richland, WA
So very sorry tor your loss. The family is in my thoughts and prayers. Very fine man.
Donna Frank
Sentinel, OK
So sorry to hear of Vernon's passing.  He was one of the best and loved his family.  He was a favorite customer at MidFirst bank always enjoyed visiting with him.  He will be missed by all who knew him.
Brenda Jarrell
Cordell, OK
So very sorry to hear this news. Really enjoyed my conversations with him. Deepest sympathy.
Charla Perry
Sentinel, OK
Prayers for the family.
Mica Corbin
Foss, ok, OK
Vernon was a wonderful Grandpa to Bryson.  He will be missed.  Prayers ?? for the family.
Kelly Taylor
Dill City, OK
I Love You Uncle Vernon! I'll think of you every day just like I have the past 15 years! You and Mr. Bill Taylor ....dont have too much fun up in heaven giggle! I'll be seeing You
Kristi Young Weaver
Altus, OK
So sorry four for loss.  Vernon was just a wonderful, loving and fun man.  I was always welcome to come play on the creek behind their house.  Fond memories.
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