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“This came as a big surprise to me and others with the district, a huge loss to Timberland and our district, I enjoyed working with Kevin and sharing...Read More »
1 of 18 | Posted by: David Sweat - Cross, SC

“I don't have the words. I can't believe this. I'm so sorry for your loss and I know he's in a better place. He made such an impact on my Navy career ”
2 of 18 | Posted by: Jason Zerweck - Goose Creek, SC

“He was my friend, he was a friend to everyone, he was a mentor and friend to his loved students. He was a rock with impeccably integrity, and a...Read More »
3 of 18 | Posted by: Tom Antwine Antwine - SC

“Mr. Taylor was an amazing man and an even better teacher. He shared so much knowledge to us and had a real passion for it. He helped my best friend...Read More »
4 of 18 | Posted by: Kaleb Peagler - Bonneau, SC

“Kevin was one of the kindest men I have met. I enjoyed talking with him and exchanging stories about our families and life experiences. He will be...Read More »
5 of 18 | Posted by: Amy Hood - St. Stephen, SC

“I had the pleasure of know Kevin for 5 years. Since we both are veterans, we shared and reminisced of our good times and military service. Kevin had...Read More »
6 of 18 | Posted by: Michael Timko - St. Stephen, SC

“It was a honor and pleasure to work with such a good man. No matter when I called he was willing to help me. He left a huge impact not only on me but...Read More »
7 of 18 | Posted by: Tara McCants - St Stephen, SC

“Mr. Taylor left an impact on everyone he spoke to. Thank you for sharing him with us. ”
8 of 18 | Posted by: Michael Skipper - Jamestown, SC

“Kevin always brighten my morning at school when he would come to the office to get his mail. Even on days when he did not look like he was having the...Read More »
9 of 18 | Posted by: Meg Barrineau - GOOSE CREEK, SC

“Always willing to lend a hand, no matter if he knew you or not. He was such a giving person. I am truly blessed to have worked with you. May God...Read More »
10 of 18 | Posted by: Charlotte Maee Smith - SC

“Truly taught me a lot on the boat with side life lessons, Rest on SC,for you will truly be remembered and missed ”
11 of 18 | Posted by: Jonathan Steele Steele - Clarinda, IA

“Rest your oars brother we got your watch. ”
12 of 18 | Posted by: Jeff Shiflet - Rutland, OH

“I had the opportunity to work with Chief Taylor at NNPTC and will always remember him as a really helpful person and a pleasure to talk to. Deepest...Read More »
13 of 18 | Posted by: Mark Knoblauch - Newark Valley, NY

“Robert and I are thinking about you all in this difficult time. It was a pleasure meeting Kevin and knowing how he treated our only daughter Torre as...Read More »
14 of 18 | Posted by: Sherry Stone - Summerville, SC

“Rest in peace Mr Taylor, you will be missed. ”
15 of 18 | Posted by: James Sims Sims - Saint Stephen, SC

“I am SO SORRY. We dearly loved this man, well he was a boy when we last saw him, but we loved Kevin. ”
16 of 18 | Posted by: Cathy Chalk Chalk - Brookhaven, MS

“I'm so sorry for you Angie. My heart hurts to think he's gone too soon. I know nothing can make it better but know there's so many peoples lives hers...Read More »
17 of 18 | Posted by: Sandra Gooch Stewart - Ripley, MS

“Mr. Taylor,Words cannot express how we have been impacted by your transition. You have brought us lots of laughter and left us with many precious...Read More »
18 of 18 | Posted by: Timberland High School - SC


MMCS John Kevin Taylor, USN (Ret.), 49, of Goose Creek, SC, husband of Angelyn Crawford Taylor entered into eternal rest Monday, September 13, 2021. His Memorial Service will be held Monday, September 20, 2021 in the J. Henry Stuhr, Inc., Northwoods Chapel, 2180 Greenridge Road at 2:00 pm. Please wear a mask and observe social distancing.

Kevin was born March 26, 1972 in Grenada County, MS, son of the late John Larry Taylor and Ernestine Hope Bullard. He was a retired Machinist Mate Senior Chief from the U.S. Navy with 23 years of service. He was currently teaching auto tech at Timberland High School where he was recently awarded Teacher of the Year for 2021-2022. He enjoyed riding his Victory motorcycle with his wife and daughter. He loved working on cars, teaching his students about his passion, and his favorite thing to do was spend time with his family.

He is survived by his wife of 30 years, Angelyn Taylor of Goose Creek, SC; two daughters, Lindsay Taylor Wright (Joe) of Summerville, SC and Molly Hunter Taylor of Goose Creek, SC; son, John Cody Taylor of Goose Creek, SC; sister, Lena Tatum (Joey) of Shaw, MS; mother and stepfather, Ernestine and Wallace Avant of Mountainview, AR; stepmother, Elizabeth "Tena" Taylor of Grenada, MS; many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by father, John Larry Taylor and his uncle, Aubrey Keith Taylor.

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