Fred Taylor, 67, of Hopkinsville, formerly of Cadiz, passed away Wednesday, March 3, 2021, at Baptist Health Madisonville.
Arrangements are being handled by Goodwin Funeral Home, Inc., 138 Main St. in Cadiz, where funeral services were held on Sunday, March 7, 2021, with Pastor Randy Merriweather officiating. Burial followed in Trigg Memory Acres.
Born July 21, 1953, in Trigg County, he was the son of the late James Erbon Taylor and Velma (Askew) Taylor.
He was retired from the Christian County Board of Education where he worked in maintenance for many years. A skilled woodworker and jack of all trades, Fred enjoyed construction projects and could fix just about anything. He loved spending time and sharing laughs with his family and friends.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Dempsey Taylor; and two sisters, Wanda Barnes and Patsy Parlette.
He is survived by two brothers, Danny Taylor of Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio, and Lexie Dale (Sue) Taylor of Akron, Ohio; two sisters, Peggie (Rodney) Tooke of Cadiz, and Fay (Jerry) Edwards of Lynchburg, Va.; and close friends, Robert and Colleen Adams of Hopkinsville.