Taylor Byron Roy

June 28, 1991March 17, 2012

Taylor Byron Roy, 20, of Kingwood, passed away on Saturday, March 17, 2012. Taylor was a graduate of Kingwood High School and a current student at Texas A&M University at Galveston, where he was a Junior majoring in Maritime Administration. He was employed with Galveston Aviation Services. Taylor was a member of Strawbridge United Methodist Church in Kingwood. One of Taylor’s proudest accomplishments was restoring a 1966 Chevy pick-up with his father, extended family and friends.

Taylor was preceded in death by his grandfather, Byron Patterson. He is survived by his parents, Brian and Lori Roy and Gary and Lynn Downey; siblings, Meagan Roy Miller (Patrick), Madison Hemann, Jordan Hemann, Joel Downey, Brian Downey; grandparents, Tommie Sue Patterson, Sharon Roy, Roy and Violet Gove; aunts and uncles, Glenn Patterson, Stacy Patterson (Staci), Tanya Kelly (Mark) and Kenneth Roy; numerous cousins, other family and friends.

The family will receive friends from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. on Wednesday, March 21, 2012 at Kingwood Funeral Home. A funeral service will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, March 22, 2012 at Strawbridge United Methodist Church, 5629 Kingwood Dr., Kingwood, TX 77345. Interment will follow at Memorial Oaks Cemetery in Houston.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Texas A&M University at Galveston, Attn: Taylor Byron Roy Memorial Scholarship, P.O. Box 1675, Galveston, TX 77553.



  • Visitation Wednesday, March 21, 2012
  • Funeral Service Thursday, March 22, 2012


  • Interment

Taylor Byron Roy

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Gage Downey

October 19, 2014

We love Taylor

Helen Hannon

March 20, 2014

They say that time heals the hurt but it only eases it a tiny bit. You will always be missed deeply by your mom, family and friends.

July 1, 2013

Happy belated Birthday. I was in your mom's office last week and your pictures light up the room. You will always be in her heart and missed so very much. May you spread your wings, Little Angel, and place them around your mom when she's missing so the most! Helen Hannon

June 29, 2013

Happy Birthday son! I love and miss you so much! Mom

Sandy Everett

March 19, 2013

Brian & the entire Roy family, My thoughts & prayers continue to be with you going into your second year without Taylor. None of us know the pain you all continue to go thru. I know there's a special place in heaven for Taylor.

Helen Hannon

March 18, 2013

Time passes by so quickly. You left this life much too young and I know that your mom misses you tremendously. I know that you are with God and smiling down on your mom.

March 17, 2013

Thoughts are with the family as they have been through the year.

March 17, 2013

It has been a year since you have gone to be with the Lord and Grandpa and I know that you are happy in your new home. We look at your picture and wish that you were with us, but we know God had other plans for you. We must remember that the Lord loves us and cries with us. As Jesus said "I am with you always, to the very end of the age". Grandma & Grandpa Gove

March 16, 2013

Taylor Byron,

This has been the longest year of my life! I miss you so much bud! I love you with all my heart, mom

February 14, 2013

Happy Valentine's Day, son! I LOVE YOU WITH ALL MY HEART AND SOUL! Miss you more than I could ever express! XOXO Mom