Funeral services were conducted Thursday, April 17 at 1 p.m. from the chapel of Woodard Funeral Home with Bro. Clinton Davenport and Bro. Donald Key. Bennie Hudgens, Billy Taylor, Joe Coffee, Daniel Carr, Merle Carter and Joey Brawner served as Pallbearers. Interment followed in Eulia Cemetery.
Mr. Taylor was a U.S. WWII Army Veteran.
Buford was the son of the late Estell Taylor and Lettie Tuttle Taylor. Besides his parents he was preceded in death by his wife Carolyn Sue Taylor; brother, Buford Taylor; grandchild, Pamela Coffee and great-grandchildren, Mark Aaron Brown and Keisha Cline.
He was survived by daughters; Betty Brawner of Westmoreland, Patsy Bond of Adolphus, Ky., Janice Todd and Alma Jane Stewart both of Westmoreland, Darlene Taylor of Lafayette; sons, “Bud” Earl D. Taylor and Buford Junior Taylor both of Westmoreland; brother, Harold Bullington of Hartsville; 23 grandchildren, 39 great-grandchildren and 10 great-great-grandchildren.