Mr. Willie Lee Taylor was born July 26, 1947 in Brownville, TN., to the union of Ritchard & Daisy Taylor. As a teenager he moved to Los Angeles and shortly after he courted and married Betty Brown, out of that union they had four children.
Willie moved back to South Bend where he worked as the Jamil Plant, he retired in 2012. He enjoyed fishing, Barbecuing, playing dominoes, singing the blues and spending time with family.
Willie departed this life December 23, 2018.
Willie leaves to cherish his loving memory three daughters; Diamond Phyllis (Kyle) Lucas, Dionne Taylor and Tangela Taylor, one son; Shawn Taylor, five grandchildren all of California, two sisters; Daisy Winborn and Lillian Taylor, a sister in law; Viola Taylor, one brother; James Taylor, one brother in law; Eddie Bailey all of South Bend, IN.
Willie was preceded in death by his parents; Ritchard and Daisy Taylor, five siblings; Rose Bailey, Mary Watson, Martha Gilbert, Annie Perez and Juanita Taylor, three brothers; Joe Taylor, Edward Taylor and Richard Taylor.
Willie will missed by a host of family and friends.
Services will be held at 10:00 a.m., on Saturday, January 5, 2018 at Pentecostal Cathedral COGIC with viewing from 9:00 a.m., to 10:00 a.m., at Pentecostal Cathedral Church of God in Christ.