Fredrick Taylor of Palmetto transitioned on Jan 12, 2021 at Manatee Memorial Hospital. Visitation will be held from 5 to 7 PM on Friday, January 22, 2021 @ Christian Fellowship Gospel Temple 1507 2nd Ave W., Palmetto, Fla 34221. Funeral service will be held 1 PM on Saturday, January 23, 2021 at Happy Gospel Church 1915 53rd Ave. W., Bradenton FL 34203. Fredrick Michael Taylor Sr.
Sunrise: August 26, 1972 Sunset: January 12, 2021
Fred was born in Palmetto, Florida to the late Howard Taylor Sr. and the late Elsie Ford. He was the youngest of four sons.
Fred graduated from Palmetto High School. He attended Bethune-Cookman University in Daytona Beach, Florida. He attended Christian Fellowship Gospel Temple. Fred was a Behavioral Care Specialist at Palm Shores Behavioral Health Center in Bradenton, Florida. He also
was owner of his lawn maintenance service.
Fred was a quiet, reserved and hard working young man. He was a loving and caring father who had a strong bond with his children. He was a kind hearted and generous brother and son to his family. Fred touched the hearts of all who had the pleasure of knowing him.
Fred enjoyed watching NFL football games (favorite team was Tampa Bay Bucs) on television. He loved grilling and frying turkeys during holidays.
After a short illness, Fred passed away on January 12, 2021.
He is preceded in death by his parents; Howard Taylor Sr., Elsie Ford, Brothers; Howard Jr., and Richard Taylor
Fred leaves to cherish fond memories of his life:
Sons; Deranty, Fredrick Jr., Daughters; Raven, Aliyah, DeArri, DeYanni,
Fiancee’: DeAndrea Boyd
Brother; Ricky Taylor, Step brother; Terry McDonald
Step sister; Teasa McDonald
Aunts; Mattie Sims, Eva (Robert) Bing, Sheila (Bobby) Mays
Uncles; Wardell Jackson, Gary (Rita) Jackson
Nieces and Nephews; Marcy, Shelbie, Brandon, Kendrick, Eryca (Daryl), Yolanda, Tiffany, Terry, Ricky Jr., Reshone
Sister in Law: Angela Taylor
First cousins; Kevin (Karla) Jackson, Stephanie (Jay) Davis, Michael (Deanna) Jackson, Sonya Jackson, Leslie Jackson, Traci Harris, Shawntia (Craig - Fiance’) Davis and Letoya (Qwame’) Johnson
Special cousin/brother/ friend: Kevin aka Pop
A host of loving cousins, relatives and friends.
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