PITTSVILLE — Howard Wootten Taylor Jr., 73, of Pittsville, died Sunday, Oct. 14, 2012 at John B. Parsons Assisted Living. He was the son of the late Howard and Ellen Taylor. He was preceded in death by a brother, Jesse H. Taylor, and sisters, Pauline Records and Marlea Taylor.
Mr. Taylor was a veteran of the U.S. Army and worked many years for Purolator & the Wicomico County Board of Education.
He is survived by a daughter, Cindy Lynn Taylor-Paden; grandchildren Jonathan and Amber Paden; his former wife, Dorothy Schuman and a brotherin law, Richard Records, as well as a sister-in-law, Shirley Records.
A funeral service was held on Thursday, Oct. 18, at The Burbage Funeral Home in Berlin. Donations may be made to Church of God of Prophecy, 1407 Old Ocean City Road, Berlin, Md. 21811. For more information, visit www.burbagefuneralhome.com.