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Cape Carteret, NC: Kent A. Taylor, 77, passed away peacefully at his home on Thursday, February 16, 2017, after an extended illness. Mr. Taylor was born in Durham, the son of the late John Arnold Taylor, Jr. and Mabel Mae Carden Taylor. He was preceded in death by his brother, Robert A. Taylor. Retiring after 31 years of service, he was a Captain with the Durham City Fire Department.
Mr. Taylor is survived by his wife of 25 years, Ruth Armstrong Taylor; daughters, Susan Freeman, Kristi McCafferey; son, Raymond Taylor; brother, Chester M. Taylor; Sister-in-law, Carolyn Taylor; step-daughters, Trisha Kerr, Carol Smith, Sandra Pergerson; 11 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren.
A memorial service will be held Saturday March 4th at 2pm at Clements Funeral Chapel in Durham.
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1105 Broad Street
Durham, NC 27705