Mr. Robert Douglas Taylor, age 82, of Cadiz, Kentucky, passed away Friday, February 24, 2017, at Murray-Calloway County Hospital in Murray, Kentucky. Mr. Taylor grew up in Trigg County and served in the United States Army after graduating from high school. After his military service, he owned and operated restaurants in New York City for more than 50 years. Mr. Taylor was of the Baptist faith.
He is survived by: his sister, Sybil Long and husband, Jim, Cadiz; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by: his parents - Edgar B. and Blanche Carloss Taylor; and two brothers - Larry Brent Taylor and Charles Edward Taylor.
Arrangements are being handled by Goodwin Funeral Home and Crematory, 138 Main Street in Cadiz, where the family will receive friends at a memorial visitation from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM Sunday, February 26, 2017. Graveside services will take place at a later date at Garnett-Carloss Cemetery in Trigg County.
Memorial contributions can be made to: Garnett-Carloss Cemetery Fund, P.O. Box 981, Cadiz, KY 42211.