Billy Taylor

Obituary of Billy Taylor

TAYLOR, Billy A., age 83 of Mt. Juliet passed away May 27, 2018. Mr. Taylor was owner of Taylor's Automotive in Mt. Juliet for about 38 years. He enjoyed stock car racing in his younger years. From 1991-1992, he was the Exalted Ruler at the Madison Elks Lodge #2473 and was involved in the Lodge for many years. He was a member of the Mt. Juliet Church of Christ and he enjoyed hunting, fishing and his cabin in West TN.


Mr. Taylor was preceded in death by his wife, Beverly Ray Taylor; parents, Millard and Cora Taylor; sisters, Louise Stamphill and Eloise Hand; and brother, Charles Taylor. He is survived by children, Shelia (Phillip) Stacey, Mike (Judy) Taylor, Millard Ray Taylor, Steve L. Taylor and Cathy (Robert) English; sister, Jama Schoomps; grandchildren, Laura Mealey, Tim Smith, Jeff (Erica) Taylor, Tracey Taylor (Cody) Calvin and Stephen English; 5 great-grandchildren; 1 great-great-grandchild; several nieces and nephews; and long-time friend, Dorothy Ellis.


Funeral services will be Wednesday, May 30th, 2 pm at Sellars Funeral Home at Mt. Juliet with Bro. Wayne Miller officiating. Interment will follow the service at Mt. Juliet Memorial Gardens with Family & Friends serving as pallbearers. Honorary pallbearer: Ray Taylor and Jeff Taylor. Visitation with the family will be Tuesday, May 29th from 4-8 pm and Wednesday, May 30th from 11am 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,