Charles Taylor, 59, passed away at home Friday, Aug. 24, 2007.

He was born in Waxahachie on Oct. 25, 1947, to Charlie and Louise Taylor.

Charles is survived by his companion Bette Perry; sons Maury Taylor, Kelly Taylor, Richard Taylor and wife Becky and their mother Sharon Monzingo; sister Wanda Coleman and husband Alfred; grandchildren Jordan Taylor, Macie Taylor, McKenzie Taylor, Kimberly Taylor; and many, many nieces, nephews and close friends.

Visitation was from 3-5 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 26, 2007, at Waxahachie Funeral Home. Funeral services were at 5 p.m. Aug. 27, at Myrtle Cemetery with the Rev. James Southard Officiating.

Arrangements are under the direction of Waxahachie Funeral Home.