Arthur H. Taylor, Jr.
Arthur H. Taylor, Jr. went home to be with his Lord on August 12, 2019 at the age of 67.
Born in Jackson, Michigan to the late Arthur Taylor, Sr. and Patsy Gordon. He is also proceed in death by his grandson, Derek Owens. He is survived by his loving wife of 42 years, Virginia (Ginny), son, Donald (Jennifer) Owens, of Minnesota, daughter, Lori (Keith) Watkins, of Texas, and step-daughter Becky (Scott) Huber of Grayling; grandchildren, Thomas Bellish, Jr., Jeremy and Jessica Owens, and great-granddaughter, Amelia Owens; brothers, George Taylor of Texas and James Taylor of Jackson; sister, Audrey Barnett of Ohio, 3 nieces and 3 nephews, and numerous cousins in Jackson.
Art graduated from Michigan Center High School where he played football and wrestled. He served in the Army for 14 years before moving to Grayling and going to work at Weyerhaeuser for the next 12 years. After leaving there he started his own company doing painting and deck building, eventually closing his business and working at the Ramada Inn until 2010.
He enjoyed sports, playing poker, and farmville on Facebook.
Art gave his life to the Lord in 2002 and was a member of Resurrection Life Center in Grayling.
A memorial service will be announced at a later date.
Art requested that donations be made to St. Judes Childrens Hospital and the Disabled Veterans.