Robert Taylor, 64 of New Bern, departed this life on September 2, 2020.
Since 1987, he owned and operated Robert’s Towing and Salvage in New Bern.
He leaves to cherish his memory his wife, Debbie Taylor of New Bern; daughters, Melissa Thomas of New Bern and Heather LeFever and husband, Charles of Cove City; mother, Lena Taylor of New Bern; brother, Donald Taylor of New Bern; sisters, Linda Vincent of Cove City and Joyce Wells of New Bern; 3 grandchildren, Alan Thomas, Riley LeFever and Cierra Taylor.
He is preceded in death by his daughter, Rosa Taylor, father, James Benjamin Taylor Sr. and brother, James Benjamin Taylor Jr.
A Celebration of Robert’s Life will be held at 10:30 am on Saturday, September 5, 2020 at the Craven County Fairgrounds. The family will receive friends half an hour prior to the service from 10:00 am to 10:30 am at the Fairgrounds. To honor Robert’s memory, the family requests that everyone wear their favorite casual attire.
Interment will follow the service at the Taylor Family Cemetery in New Bern.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made in Robert’s memory to St. Jude Children’s Hospital.