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William O. "Ottie" Taylor

November 28, 1932 ~ January 13, 2024 (age 91) 91 Years Old
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William Taylor Obituary

William O. "Ottie" Taylor, 91, of Zanesville, passed away at 12:50 a.m. Saturday January 13, 2024 at Genesis Hospice Morrison House.  He was born on November 28, 1932 in Beverly, Ohio, a son of the late Lee Roy and Margaret Ellen (Caplinger) Taylor.  He was a proud Army veteran of the Korean Conflict

He is survived by three children. Kimberly (Terry) Smith, Kevin (Barbara) Taylor, and Kristie (Jeff) Ward.
Six grandchildren Dustin (Andrea) Smith, Darci (Josh) Dusenberry, Jennifer (Josh) Baker, Michael (Tayler Nance) Taylor, Phillip Taylor, and Nathan (Jeanne) Taylor. Great-grandchildren Caleb Scott, Grant and Weslee Smith, Hadleigh and Beckham Tanner, Maci and Laney Dusenberry, Logan and Vance Baker, Sutton and Brooks Taylor, Lucas and Ava Taylor, Maralynn and Roman Taylor. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife Mary Lou Taylor, his two beloved pets Sadie Jo and Chloe Sue, six brothers Clyde, Lou, Donnie, Jerry, Kenny, Everett, two sisters Barb and Leona.

Friends may call from 2:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.  Monday January 15, 2024 at William Thompson & Son Funeral Home 5765 Gladstone Drive White Cottage where funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday January 16, 2024 with Rev. John Alice officiating. Burial will be held in Rich Hill Cemetery near Chandlersville. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Muskingum County Animal Shelter or Rolling Plains United Methodist Church.

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Visitation
Monday
January 15, 2024

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
William Thompson & Son Funeral Home
5765 Gladstone Drive
White Cottage, OH 43791

Visitation
Monday
January 15, 2024

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
William Thompson & Son Funeral Home
5765 Gladstone Drive
White Cottage, OH 43791

Funeral Service
Tuesday
January 16, 2024

11:00 AM
William Thompson & Son Funeral Home
5765 Gladstone Drive
White Cottage, OH 43791

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