Graveside services were held for Donald Lyle Taylor Sr., 87, of Lampasas, Texas on Friday June 28, 2019, at 9 a.m. in  Central Texas State Veterans Cemetery in Killeen, Texas.

   A high school graduate, a veteran who served the U.S. Air Force during the Korean War, a former employee for many years in the building industry for J.K. Richardson Co. in Georgetown and a retired painter and builder, he died June 24 in Lampasas, Texas. He was born July 16, 1931 in Plattsmouth, Neb.

  He is survived by his children Jimmy Trussell, Pat “Patty” Markum, Mike Markum, Mary Ann Shaw, Jenny Horton, Donna Taylor, Carl Taylor and Donald Taylor Jr. and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

   He was preceded in death by his wife Margaret Jo Sanchez Taylor, son Wayne, daughter Christine, grandson Mike and parents Marion A. Taylor and Harriett (Owens) Taylor.

   Sneed Funeral Chapel in Lampasas, Texas was in charge of arrangements.