Gene Taylor

Published 9:07 am Monday, October 20, 2014

Gene Taylor, 58, of Johnson City, passed away on Wednesday, October 15, 2014, at Johnson City Medical Center.
Gene was a native of Carter County and a son of the late Annie Ruth Taylor. In addition to his mother, he was preceded in death by his wife, Sharon Taylor, and a brother, Terry Taylor.
Gene had worked as a salesman in the automotive industry and was currently employed at Borla Performance Industries.
Survivors include his daughters, Jasmine Taylor and Genine Taylor, both of Greenville, S.C.; four grandchildren, Jailen Taylor, Raekwon Watts, Aiyana Watts and Jayla Griffin, all of Greenville, S.C.; and a sister, Helena Ruth “LuLu” Gamble, Columbus, Ohio. Several nieces and nephews also survive.
It was Mr. Taylor’s wishes to be cremated. The family will receive friends from 4 to 6 p.m. Tuesday, October 21, at Tetrick Funeral Home, Elizabethton. Online condolences may be sent to the family by visiting and signing the tribute wall.
Tetrick Funeral Home, Elizabethton, is serving the Taylor family. Office: (423) 542-2232. Obituary Line: (423) 543-4917.