Richard "Punky" Taylor Sr.

June 28, 1960 - September 10, 2022
Richard
Richard Earl Taylor, Sr, known to his friends and family as "Punky", passed away at ECU Medical Center in Greenville, NC on September 10, 2022. He was a resident of Washington, NC.

A private family goodbye will be held at Joseph B. Paul Funeral Service at 7:00pm on Tuesday, September 13, 2022.

Richard is preceded in death by his mother: Mary Louise Jones, and father: Mayhew Brown Taylor; a wife: Patricia Taylor; and a niece, Christina Ball.

Richard is survived by a daughter: Terrie Jones; two sons: Richard and Davie Taylor; two sisters: Mary Ball and Linda Sawyer; a brother: Michael Taylor, a stepfather: Bobby Jones, a niece: Lisa Dixon, three nephews: Larry Ball, Jr., Allen Sawyer, Randy Sawyer; two granddaughters: Magen and Teiranny Taylor; seven grandsons: John and Mike Howery, and Richard, Nathan, Audrey, Davie, and Hayden Taylor; a great-grandson: Jr. Taylor; and a great-granddaughter: Patricia Taylor.

Joseph B. Paul Jr. Funeral Service is honored to serve the Taylor family.

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  • September 13, 2022
    Amanda Mizelle says:
    My dearest condolences to the family. May God wrap ya'll in peace and comfort. I'll keep the family in my prayers

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    Mary Bowen says:
    Rip old man you will be missed by Mary Bowen and the kids

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    You will be missed. But never forgotten.

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    Michael Cherry Sr says:
    I remember the first time we met. Thought you were a crazy guy. But I enjoyed all those wild times we had. Driving your moms car down Hyw 33 in Greenville going to see some girls we met from Tarboro. RIP

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    Johnny sadler says:
    Rest in peace my buddy, had some good times with you ❤️