Edward A. Taylor Jr., 60 of Mounds, IL died Saturday, Aug. 4, 2007 at Southgate Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Metropolis IL.
Mr. Taylor was publisher and editor of The Pulaski Enterprise Newspaper for the past 40 years. He was a member of the Elks Lodge, VFW, and Knights of Columbus.
Mr. Taylor graduated from Mounds Township High School in 1964 and from Southern Illinois University School of Journalism in 1967.
Survivors include his mother, Lottie M. Taylor of Ullin; one sister, Charlotte Crippen and husband Jeff of Metropolis; one nephew, John Crippen and wife Carrie of Metropolis; and two great-nephews, Geoff and Mark Crippen, both of Metropolis.
He was preceded in death by his father, Edward A. Taylor Sr.
Graveside service was held Tuesday at St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery in Mounds with Father Bill McGee officiating.
Memorials may be made to St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery, c/o Miller Funeral Home, 414 Metropolis St., Metropolis, IL. 62960
Miller Funeral Home of Metropolis was in charge of arrangements.