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Lanny Joe Taylor

December 11, 1945 ~ June 20, 2019 (age 73)

Lanny Joe Taylor, 73, of Evansville, passed away on Thursday, June 20, 2019. He was born in Henerson Kentucky on December 11, 1945 son of L. J. & Marse Lee (Skelton) Taylor. Lanny served in the United States Army during Vietnam and was a member of the Masons since 1970. He worked as a letter carrier for the Oakland City Post Office and was a member of the McCutchanville Community Church. He was loved by many and will be missed by all who knew him.

Lanny is survived by his wife, Jennifer Taylor; daughters, Valerie Poe-Christie (Byron Christie) and Melanie Wright (Jason); grandchildren, Alex Poe, Haley Wright, and Gage Wright; brother, Mark Taylor (Lynn); and mother-in-law, Margie Loehr.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and brothers, Wayne Taylor and Lawrence Taylor

A funeral service will be held at 1:00 PM Tuesday, June 25, 2019 at Corn-Colvin Funeral Home in Oakland City with Pastor Greg Davis officiating. A Masonic Service will be held at the start of the funeral by members of the Oakland City Masonic Lodge. A visitation will held from 11:00 until service time, 1:00 PM at the funeral home. A private burial will be held at a later date at Lynnville Cemetery in Lynnville, Indiana

For those who wish, memorial contributions may be given to the McCutchanville Community Church located at 9505 Petersburg Rd, Evansville, IN 47725. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.

You may leave a message of sympathy or light a candle in memory of Lanny at Corn-Colvin Funeral Home is honored to serve the Taylor family.

Donations may be made to:

McCutchanville Community Church
9505 Petersburg Road, Evansville IN 47725
Tel: 1-812-867-5735

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