Charles Edward Taylor
March 2, 1939 – September 6, 2018
Charles Edward Taylor age 79 of Knoxville, passed away peacefully at home Thursday, September 6, 2018. He was a member of Trinity United Methodist Church, served as a flight instructor in the U. S. Army and a decorated sharp shooter and expert rifleman. He was a member of the masonic Lodge # 453. Chuck was a loving husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, son, brother and uncle. Preceded in death by parents, James and Gladys Taylor; siblings, Billy, Kyle, Peggy and Linda. He is survived by his loving wife, Christine Ammons Taylor; daughters, Debbie (Jeff) Bunch and Missy Taylor; grandchildren, Andy (Sarah) Bunch and Chance Bunch; great-grandchildren, Brooklyn and Finnley; many beloved nieces, nephews and extended family. The family will receive friends 4-6 pm Saturday at Weaver’s Chapel with a service to follow at 6 pm. with Rev. David Tabor officiating. Family and friends will meet at 2:15 pm Sunday at Lynnhurst Cemetery for a 2:30 interment.
- Visitation Saturday, September 8, 2018
- Funeral Service Saturday, September 8, 2018
- Graveside Service Sunday, September 9, 2018
Charles Edward Taylor
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Gary and Beverly Pugh
September 10, 2018
If there was one thing you would get from Charles, it was kindness. Oh and a big smile. Ok so 2 things. He was always consistent with those 2 things. Your kindness and your big smile will be missed along with all those many other wonderful things that you passed along the way to your family and friends. Your life mattered and impacted us and our family. May God comfort your family till they see you again in heaven.
September 9, 2018
I am so sorry to hear of Charles passing. I always looked forward to seeing him and Chris at tax time. I called him "Chuckles" because he was always in a good mood and joking around. Christine and Debbie know that you are in my thoughts and prayers during this time. Hugs and prayers.
September 8, 2018
Betty and I share our condolences with the Charles (Charlie) Edward Taylor family. Charlie and I were in ROTC at UT together and later attended Armor Officer Basic Training at Fort Knox, KY, together.
He and I discussed going to Officer Helicopter Pilot School, but I decided not to go. I only saw Charlie a couple times after that.
God bless you, Charlie!