Everett E. Taylor passed away Friday, January 24, 2014. He was born march 22, 1926 in Talent, Ore. to Edward and Eva (Kerby) Taylor. On March 29, 1947 he married Gloria Hervey in Reno, Nev.

Everett served in the U.S. Army during WWII, serving in the Philippines and Japan. Later he was employed with KOGAP for 30 years. He enjoyed hunting morels.

He is survived by his daughters, Shari Cariaga of Hilo, Hawaii, and Vicki Taylor and Rhonda Tesh of Medford, Ore; numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife, Gloria, and two grandchildren.

A celebration of Everett's life will be held from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m Sunday, February 9, 2014 at the Medford Heights Clubhouse, 314 Eastwood Drive. Memorial contributions may be made to SNYP, PO Box 477, Medford, OR 97501, or Ashland Hospice.