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In Memory of

Benjamin Edward Taylor

June 22, 1948 - March 28, 2015

Obituary


Benjamin Edward Taylor, 66, passed away on March 28, 2015. Ben was born in Houston, TX on June 22, 1948 to Ruth and Neil Taylor. After earning two degrees from Southern Methodist University, he began traveling the world as an international banker for Republic National Bank of Dallas and Texas Commerce Bank. After thirty years in the banking industry, Ben enrolled in Perkins Theological Seminary to pursue a degree in Theology. He was most happy while tending to his rose garden, volunteering for his church, and spending time with his family. Ben was predeceased by...

Benjamin Edward Taylor, 66, passed away on March 28, 2015. Ben was born in Houston, TX on June 22, 1948 to Ruth and Neil Taylor. After earning two degrees from Southern Methodist University, he began traveling the world as an international banker for Republic National Bank of Dallas and Texas Commerce Bank. After thirty years in the banking industry, Ben enrolled in Perkins Theological Seminary to pursue a degree in Theology. He was most happy while tending to his rose garden, volunteering for his church, and spending time with his family. Ben was predeceased by his parents Ruth and Neil Taylor, sister Mary Neil Ormston, brother-in-law Keith Ormston, nephew Keith Ormston, Jr., and niece Tammy Ormston. He is survived by his son James (Jim) Campbell Taylor, his wife Tammy, and their children Jack Campbell and Emma Kate, his daughter Sarah Elizabeth Taylor, nephew Kevin Ormston, niece Kathy Crittenden and their families, and the infamous Killer B's. Our family would like to thank Silverado Memory Care, Brookdale Memorial Oaks, and Brookdale Hospice for their kind and loving care of our father.

A Memorial Service will be held in the chapel of Chapelwood United Methodist Church, 11140 Greenbay Drive, Houston, TX 77024, on Wednesday, April 1 at 3:00 p.m. Immediately following the memorial service, the family will receive friends during a reception at Chapelwood. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Alzheimer's Association, Houston and Southeast Texas Chapter.