William Gregory "Gator" Taylor, 45, died 4:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 5, 2015, at Crossroads Community Hospital in Mt. Vernon. He was born March 15, 1970, in Marion, Ind., the son of William Boyd and Linda Dillman Taylor. He married Sarah Lavoie; she survives. In addition to his wife, he is survived by his sons, James Taylor Lavoie, Roger Taylor Lavoie and Michael Taylor, all of Mt. Vernon; his daughter, Barbara Taylor of Mt. Vernon; and his brothers and sisters, Jesse Koenig of West Frankfort, Anthony Koenig of Branson, Mo., Michael Koenig of Bicknell, Ind., Rebecca Files of Branson, Mo., and Shannon Nugent of Owensboro, Ky. He was preceded in death by his parents and his adoptive mother, Barbara Koenig; and a sister, Marsha Gardner. He was a truck driver and worked in construction. There will be no formal servids. The Gholson Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.
Published on  September 7, 2015