James A. Taylor, 55 of Washinton St., St. Marys, died on Thursday, Jan. 9, 2014, at Elk Regional Health Center following a short illness.
He was born on June 12, 1958 in St. Marys, a son of the late Gerald Taylor and Alice Bobenrieth Taylor, who survives.
Mr. Taylor was a member of the American Legion and the P.F.L. He enjoyed fishing, hunting and gardening. Most of all, he enjoyed spending time with his family and his grandchildren.
In addition to his mother, he is survived by three daughters, Elaine (Richard) Gausman of St. Marys, Alice (Matt) McClain of Johnsonburg and Tina Taylor of St. Marys and by 11 grandchildren.
He is also survived by two brothers, Gerald "Pippy" (Harriet) Taylor, Jr. and Joseph Taylor, Sr., both of St. Marys.
Funeral services for James A. Taylor are being scheduled and will be held at a later date.
Funeral arrangements are under the direction of the Lynch-Green Funeral Home, 151 N. Michael St., St. Marys and online condolences may be made to the family at www.lynchgreenfuneralhome.com