Taylor, Jr., Edward Shane “TJ”, age 18, of Mt. Juliet, TN, died May 20, 2021. TJ was a member of Providence United Methodist Church. He attended Rutland Elementary School, West Wilson Middle School, and was scheduled to graduate from Wilson Central High School on May 29, 2021. TJ was a member of Cub Scout Troop #753 and Boy Scout Troop #341 and had recently achieved the rank of Eagle Scout. He enjoyed working at Four Corner Boat Dock, hunting, fishing, and frog gigging. TJ was preceded in death by his grandfather, William “Bill” Taylor, and great-fathers, WL Barlow and Bill Woehler.
He is survived by:
Parents – Shane and Danielle Taylor
Sisters – Emily Taylor and Drew Taylor
Brother – Liam Taylor
Grandparents – Randy and Amy Baker and Sharon Taylor
Great-grandmothers – Mary Barlow and Sue Woehler
Aunts and Uncles – Matthew and Courtney Baker, Scott and Patricia Taylor, Caitlyn Baker and T.C. Taylor
Cousins – Jackson Baker, Kenzie Baker, and Kayla (Weston) Enos
Numerous other family members and friends
Funeral services will be conducted 1 p.m. Monday, May 24, 2021 at Providence United Methodist Church, 2293 S. Rutland Road, Mt. Juliet, TN with Pastor Jacob Armstrong officiating. Interment will follow at Nolensville Cemetery. Active pallbearers will be Hayden Schreeder, Noah Mathis, Jackson Pollard, Kolbe Walling, Mac Spradley, Sammy Jones, Dawson Gnewiko, and Beck Phelan. Honorary pallbearers will be members of Boy Scout Troop #341 and friends from Wilson Central High School.
For those who desire, a financial contribution can be made toward the funeral expenses in lieu of flowers or memorials may be made to Boy Scout Troop #341 in memory of TJ.
Visitation will be 2-6 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home and one hour prior to service time Monday at the church.
Arrangements by Bond Memorial Chapel, N. Mt. Juliet Road, and Weston Drive, Mt. Juliet, TN. (615) 773-2663. www.bondmemorial.com