Taylor Edward Colby, 44 of Murfreesboro, TN, died Saturday March 29, 2014 in Orange Beach, Alabama. A native of Mayfield, KY, he was the son of Ralph Edward, the late Mary Winston Taylor Colby.
Taylor is survived by his wife, Dana Bussell Colby; son, Leighton Colby; daughter, Olivia Colby all of Murfreesboro, TN; father and step-mother Ralph and Shirley Colby of Paducah, KY; brother, Stephen (Kay) Colby of St. Louis, MO; sisters, Beth (Steve) Deutschbauer of Wenonah, NJ, and Caroline (Greg) Kerr of North Canton, OH.
Funeral service will be 11:00 AM Saturday at Woodfin Memorial Chapel, with Pastor Karen Barrineau, and Pastor Brian Brooks officiating. Burial will follow in Evergreen Cemetery with Brian Brown, Monty Glisson, Jerry O’Neal, Sonny Terrill, Eddie Bussell, Jr., Rick Cochran, Sr., Keith Price, Greg Hawkins, Ulf Alexandersen, Paul Leahy, Danny McBryant, and Greg Kerr serving as pallbearers.
Taylor was a member of Blackman United Methodist Church, and was a Safety Manager for Calsonic Kensai.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Colby Memorial Scholarship Fund at Mayfield High School in Mayfield, KY.
Visitation will be Friday from 2:00 PM to 8:00 PM and from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM Saturday at WOODFIN MEMORIAL CHAPEL. 893-5151. Online condolences may be made at www.woodfinchapel.com.