James Tayes

Obituary of James Tayes

TAYES, James Anthony "Tony", age 67 of Mt. Juliet passed away January 31, 2017. Tony was born September 21, 1949 in Nashville, TN and he grew up in Hermitage, TN. He retired from Ford Glass plant in Nashville after 30 years of service. He was preceded in death by parents, James Clarence and Mabel Hight Tayes; and daughter, Becky Luann Tayes. He is survived by son, Steve Anthony Tayes; 3 grandchildren, Lyric Johnson, Kain Haley and Micah Haley; brothers, Joseph Tayes and Jeff (Angelia) Tayes; nieces, Latisha (Blake) Hall and Annette (Buddy) Crunk; nephew, Scotty Tayes; and great-niece, Emmie Hall.

Funeral services will be Saturday, February 4th at 2:30 pm at Sellars Funeral Home at Mt. Juliet with Bro. James Tucker officiating. Interment will follow at Mt. Juliet Memorial Gardens with Harry Burnett, Harold Anderson, Dave Foster, Jr., Jimmy Bonisa, Frank Litchford and John Wilson serving as pallbearers. Honorary pallbearers are: Ronald Bond, Delbert Bright, Scott Pieburn, Lester Marks, Friends of Hermitage Community and Ford Glass Plant Employees. Visitation with the family will be Friday, February 3rd from 4-8pm and Saturday, February 4th from 12:30 until time of service.

Arrangements by Sellars Funeral Home at Mt. Juliet, 2229 N. Mt. Juliet Road, Mt. Juliet, TN 37122, 615-758-5459, obituary line 615-758-8818, www.sellarsfuneralservices.com