Everett “Buddy” Taylor, 63, of Inglis, passed away Monday July 16, 2018.

He was born July 21, 1954 in Clewiston, and moved to Inglis 20 years ago from Lima, Ohio. Buddy was of the Christian faith. He was a retired commercial truck driver and enjoyed playing pool.

Buddy was preceded in death by his father, Zeddie Taylor. He is survived by his mother, Mrs. Hazel Taylor; sisters Ercel Noble and Renee Stahl (Dale); and his brother Wayne Taylor.

The funeral service will be conducted at 3 p.m. on Monday, July 23 from the Strickland Funeral Home Chapel in Crystal River, with Rev. Roger Cash presiding. Visitation will be from 2 p.m. until service time. A graveside service will follow on Tuesday, July 24 at 2 p.m. in the Venus Cemetery, Venus.

Arrangements are under the direction of Strickland Funeral Home and Crematory, Crystal River.