Hoyt Hogan Taylor
3 August 1880 (Alabama) - 23 November 1961
Retired Attorney's Rites Set Saturday
WHITEWRIGHT (Spl) - Funeral services of Hoyt H. Taylor, 81, retired
attorney, whose death occurred Thursday morning, Nov. 23, 1961, in a Sherman,
Tex., hospital, will be held at the Earnheart Funeral chapel here Saturday
afternoon at 3 o'clock.
Officiating at the services will be the Rev. O. C. Dooley, pastor
of the Whitewright Presbyterian church, assisted by the Rev. P. D. McGibboney,
Presbyterian minister from Texarkana. Interment will be in West Hill
cemetery at Sherman.
Born Aug. 3, 1880, at Anniston, Ala., the son of the late Dr. and
Mrs. B. Taylor, he was married on Apr. 20, 1920, in Sherman to Miss Caroline
Ball, who survives him.
Mr. Taylor was a member of the First Presbyterian church and was
a graduate of Austin College at Sherman and Cumberland Law School, Cumberland,
Tenn. He had practiced law in Texarkana until July 3, 1955, when
he retired and came to Whitewright to live.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by one nephew. [Nov.