Mr. William Houston (Shorty) Taylor, age 57, of Blountstown passed away early Tuesday morning, May 13, 2014 in Blountstown.
Shorty was born on September 26, 1956 in Dothan, AL and had lived in Blountstown for most of his life. He worked as a hardwood floor installer and was of the Methodist Faith. He was preceded in death by his parents, Woodrow Houston Taylor and Bernice Marie (Smith) Taylor, brother, David (Tinker) Taylor. Shorty was a 1974 graduate of Blountstown High School. He truly loved and enjoyed the outdoors, especially being on the river. Shorty’s favorite saying was live for today.
Daughter, Tiffany Taylor and her finance, Joey Jeter of Dellwood, FL
2 sisters, Annie Lou Gregory and her husband, Jack of Blountstown, FL
Bernie Wood Hanley of Poway, CA
1 grandchild, Joseph William Jeter II
Memorial services will be held Thursday, May 15, 2014 at 4:00 PM (CDT) at Peavy Funeral Home Chapel with Reverend Jimmy Wright and Reverend Robert Rentz officiating. Memorialization will be by cremation. The family will receive friends Thursday, May 15, 2014 from 3:00 pm (CDT) until service time at 4:00 pm (CDT) at Peavy Funeral Home Chapel. All arrangements are under the direction of Marlon Peavy at Peavy Funeral Home in Blountstown, FL.