April 20, 1939 ~ June 26, 2013
ARLINGTON -- Robert Lee Taylor, 74, passed away Wednesday, June 26, 2013, in Arlington. Funeral: 11 a.m. Saturday at Fielder Road Baptist Church, 2011 S. Fielder Rd., Arlington, the Rev. Jerry Morris officiating. Interment: Emerald Hills Memorial Park, Kennedale. Robert was born April 20, 1939, in St. Louis, Mo., to Norman Edwin Taylor and Mary Jackson Taylor. He served in the Army National Guard. Robert retired on Dec. 12, 1960, after 35 years of service with the Federal Aviation Administration. He was preceded in death by his son, Christopher Lynn Taylor; mother, Mary Jackson; and stepfather, C.C. McCarey. Survivors: Wife, Rita C. Taylor; sons, Robert C. Taylor and Damon Lee Taylor; granddaughter, Cassidi Shea Taylor Martin; and new grandson, Wesley Martin.