Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma

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Buddy Taylor

Born: 6/26/1936

Died: 2/2/2013

Maiden Name: n/a

Honorific: n/a

Buddy Boins Taylor, 76, passed away on Feb 2, 2013, in Antlers. He was born June 26, 1936, in Nashoba, to Agnus Taylor. Buddy lived in Southeastern Oklahoma all his life and worked as a ranch hand for many years. He married Evelyn Jones in Yanush. Buddy was affiliated with Greenhill Baptist Church and Big Lick Church at Divide Community. He enjoyed ball games, playing sports, and watching sports. He had a good time telling jokes, fishing, playing piano, and listening to Choctaw hymns.

Buddy is preceded in death by his mother, Agnus Taylor; wife Evelyn Taylor; grandfather Julius Choate; and sister, Mary Parish. He was survived by his daughter, Peggy Taylor Nichols of Antlers; grandchildren, Teela Walton and Tamara Nichols, both of Antlers, and R.J. Nichols of Hugo; seven great-grandchildren, Lailah Walton, Tiana Nichols, Carmen Nichols, Evan Nichols, Billy Nichols, Dante and Tyrese Nichols, all of Hugo; sisters-in-law, Margie Jones of Talihina, and Lizzie Siener of Sante, Calif.; numerous nieces and nephews; as well as many other relatives and friends.