James Taylor died of natural causes at 10 a.m. on Friday, Oct. 11, 2013, at his home in Centertown.
He was born on Nov. 8, 1964, in Akron, Ohio, to Hubert Earl and Mary Frances Hale Taylor.
James was of the Baptist faith and was also a self-employed farm laborer.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Hubert and Mary Taylor; and daughter Mandy Josephine Taylor.
James is survived by his wife Tammy Taylor of Central City; brother Edward Earl Taylor of Hopkinsville; sisters Linda Scott, Teresa Sowell Parker, Lisa Sowell Downey and Elizabeth Neeble Wiles, all of Hopkinsville; and two daughters, Brooklen Taylor of Central City and Tonya Taylor of Huntsville, Ala.
Memorial contributions may be made to Brooklen Taylor Memorial Fund, P.O. Box 2050, Cadiz, KY 42211.