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Donald Allan Taylor
  • Memorials may be made to:
  • First Baptist Church of Mt. Pleasant
    681 McCants Drive
    Mount Pleasant, SC 29464
  • Memorials may be made to:
  • Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
    537 Long Point Road, #203
    Mount Pleasant, SC 29464

Pause Days Gone By by Bruce H. Zimmerman (ASCAP)
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Donald was a kind and loving soul, who's mission in life was to make friends where ever he went. We are deeply saddened by this sudden loss of Donald, but will be forever grateful for the joy he left in our hearts!

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“My thoughts and prayers are with you all on Donald's sad passing. We were all so lucky to have shared such a wonderful childhood together on Old...Read More »
1 of 18 | Posted by: Cindy Mollycheck - Asheville, NC

“Rest in peace ”
2 of 18 | Posted by: Tributes Legacy

“I am so sorry to learn of Donald's passing. I remember the neighborhood football and baseball games we played together as kids. Donald was a kind...Read More »
3 of 18 | Posted by: Raney Mollycheck - Summerville, SC

“We are so sorry to hear about Donald passing away. We have memories of him helping out around the Rifle Club. Our thoughts and prayers are with the...Read More »
4 of 18 | Posted by: Lloyd & Amy Edwards - Charleston, SC

“Debra and I were so sorry to hear of Donald's passing. We hope the good times you had as a family will help you all through this very difficult time....Read More »
5 of 18 | Posted by: Linwood Williams - Mount Pleasant, SC

“Condolences to the family and may God give you comfort and peace during your bereavement time and praying for all of you ”
6 of 18 | Posted by: Michelle Burchfield - Sumter, SC

“Donald worked with us here at Patriots Point Ship Store for a few years. He was a great guy and a big help to us. Sorry to hear he's passed at such...Read More »
7 of 18 | Posted by: Sam Derrick - Mt. Pleasant, SC

“I'm so sorry to know that Donald, my childhood friend has passed away. Prayers for his Family. ”
8 of 18 | Posted by: Gloria Ann Wiggins - SC - Friend

“May the God of all comfort sustain your family during the days ahead Psalms 119:76 ”
9 of 18 | Posted by: A friend

“I am so very sorry for your loss. May God hold you close during this difficult time. ”
10 of 18 | Posted by: Neila Cary - Mt Pleasant, SC

“So sorry for your loss. Ronald was such a kind soul, he will be missed. Prayers for the entire Taylor Family. ”
11 of 18 | Posted by: Neyse Hydrick Barkley - SC

“Donald was always a good friend to both Vickie and me. He would jump right in a help on the Rifle clubs Friday night dinners and always had a kind...Read More »
12 of 18 | Posted by: Doug Findlater - Sparta, MO

“You will always have a part of my heart . I will always love you and now I will miss you dearly, Donald. To the family am so sorry for your lost...Read More »
13 of 18 | Posted by: Ann Bryant - North Charleston, SC

“I remember all the fun we had bowling with Donald. He was such a joy to be around. We are so sorry for your loss. ”
14 of 18 | Posted by: Pat and Jeff Williams - SC

“Mrs. Ruth....Joanie...and family....Pam called me last night w/this SAD news.....my FIRST "look" thought was of the "napkin rose" Donald made for...Read More »
15 of 18 | Posted by: Jan Williamson - John's Isl., SC

“A kind soul. RIP ”
16 of 18 | Posted by: A friend

“I was a friend for 8 years before Donald and I were married for 12 years. He a was a wonderful step dad to my kids and what a grand father. We grew...Read More »
17 of 18 | Posted by: Alice Horton Taylor - Hazleton, PA

“Dear grandpa, thank you so much for everything you've done for me and been there for me, you were like my best friend, when you left it was diffrent ...Read More »
18 of 18 | Posted by: aislynn gallahar - Coaldale, PA


Donald Allan Taylor, 60, of Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, died Tuesday, August 28, 2018. His funeral service will be held Saturday, September 1, 2018 in J. HENRY STUHR, INC., MOUNT PLEASANT CHAPEL, 1494 Mathis Ferry Road at 3:00 pm. Interment will follow in Mount Pleasant Memorial Gardens where he will be carried and laid to rest by his nephews. The family will receive friends Saturday in the Mount Pleasant Chapel from 2:00 pm until time of the service.

Donald was born July 23, 1958 in Charleston, South Carolina, son of Ruth Dyches Taylor and the late Julian Taylor. A graduate of Wando High School, he worked at his family's business, Taylor's Texaco Station, as a service attendant. He also worked at Detyens Shipyard, Walmart and Patriots Point. He moved to Pennsylvania and returned to Mt. Pleasant in 2015. Donald was a member of the First Baptist Church of Mount Pleasant and attended the East Cooper Senior Daycare. He enjoyed bowling and baseball. Donald was a sweet and gentle soul who loved people.

He is survived by his mother, Ruth D. Taylor of Mt. Pleasant, SC; sister, Joan T. Dumont and her husband Roger, who was Donald's loving caregiver, of Mount Pleasant, SC; twin brother, Ronald W. Taylor and his wife Teresa of Huger, SC; grandchildren, Aislynn Gallahar, Jennifer Lareau, and Preston Lareau all of Tamaqua, PA and many nieces, nephews and cousins. He was preceded in death by his father, Julian Taylor, brother, Johnny Taylor and niece, Marcey Taylor.

The family would like to thank the physicians and staff of MUSC for their loving care.

Memorials may be made to the First Baptist Church of Mt. Pleasant, 681 McCants Drive, Mt. Pleasant, SC 29464 or Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, 537 Long Point Road, #203, Mt. Pleasant, SC 29464.