Bennie Taylor III,
Bennie Taylor passed away peacefully at home April 8th, 2021 in Tacoma, WA. On Thursday, April 8, 2021, Bennie Taylor III loving son, brother and father of three children, passed away at age 68.
Bennie was born May 2, 1952 in Saint Joseph, Louisiana to Bennie Sr. and Cozetta Taylor. He received his diploma from Tensas Paris High School.
He joined the Marines at a young age and served four years. He worked various jobs over the years. Bennie had a passion of helping people, he volunteered at various food banks after retirement. He had a nice and kind spirit and would help anybody and loved all the kids. Bennie also loved his sports and music. Bennie was preceded in death by his father Bennie Sr. and his sister Lisa Taylor. He is survived by his mother Cozetta, his three children Bennie IV (April), Pearl (Mike) and Paul (Rosie), his brothers Audie, Ivory, Cecil, Donnie, sister Pearlie, seven grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews and cousins.
Visitation services will be held April 14, 2021 2pm-4:30pm. Please feel free to share you condolences here.
All of us here in Kansas City are thinking about everyone there right now may God bless and hold you close right now at this sad time. We all grew up together and were all friends in school and out in life. I remember Bennie well and will keep fond memories of him and his family close always.