Kent Ward Taylor, Feb. 15, 1953 -- June 18, 2009

Thursday, June 25, 2009

Kent Ward Taylor of Eureka Springs was born to Raymond and Jeanne (Pearson) Taylor on Feb. 15, 1953 in Las Cruces, N.M. He unexpectedly passed away on June 18.

He is survived by his mother, Jeanne Taylor of Eureka Springs; four sisters; two brothers-in-law Ronni and Dick Brady of Delavon, Wisc.; Kymm and George Fleischam and Taree Taylor, all of Eureka Springs; Cyndi Skoglund of Rogers; wife Jo Lyn Enderud; three step-children, Tara Rebo of Eureka Springs, Meichelle McPherson of Little Rock, and B.J.. McQuary of Lead Hill; six grandchildren; and nieces and nephews, including Paul and Pearson Dodd of Holiday Island, Larry Stathas of Green Bay, Wisc., Anne Stathas of Chicago, Ill., Andrea Taylor of Fort Smith, Jessica Taylor of Springdale, and Allison Taylor, Jeff Tenan and Marley Taylor Tenan and Shannon Walton all of Eureka Springs; Devon Skoglund of Rogers; and Beto Mendosa of Sierra Madre, Calif.; his beloved dog Roxi; and a host of family and friends.

He was preceded in death by his father, Raymond Taylor, and one brother, Rod Taylor (Mr. Rod).

Family and friends are invited to celebrate Kent's life on Friday, June 26 from 3 to 5 p.m. at All Seasons Briarwood Lodge in the Gathering Room at 160 Spring St. Kent's eclectic favorite music, movies and snacks will be offered for all to enjoy. All are welcome.