Robert Edwin Taylor

Robert Edwin Taylor, 61, of McGehee, passed away July 26, 2021 at Baptist Hospital in North Little Rock.

Robert was born in Oceanside, California on September 2, 1959 to R.L and Alvanette Johnston Gates.

He was a truck driver and loved to fish. He was of the Baptist faith.

Other than his mother, he was preceded in death by his, brother Rupert “Buddy” Taylor.

Survivors include his wife, Alice Sexton Taylor; father, R.L. Gates; sons, Jonathan Higginbotham of Batesville and Brandon (Christina Jones) Taylor of Kelso; daughters, Christine (Zachary) Storey of Greenwood, Mississippi, Chasity (Andrew) Mixon of Kelso and Leann Taylor of McGehee; brothers, Keith Gates of Warren, Joe Taylor of Texas, Mike Taylor of Jacksonville and Jerry Taylor of New Albany, Mississippi; sisters, Regina Gorman and Kimberly Hunnan, both of Monticello; and six grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held at a later date.