|Buckley Clark Taylor
December 8, 1955 - April 23, 2012
Buckley Clark Taylor, 56, of Spring, TX, passed away April 23, after a short illness. Bucky was born in Odessa,
TX and educated at Permian High School, Austin College, and Baylor University. He was currently comptroller for
W.M. Jones Ins. Co. in Houston.
Bucky loved his work and was an avid sports fan. At Permian he was a running back on the state championship
team in '72. As a sophomore on the track team he set records that lasted until the measurements were changed
from yards to meters. It was important to him to keep teammates and friends together in their adult years. He
often scheduled reunions of groups. Bucky was most importantly a family man, cooking and entertaining his
family and friends often. As a teenager he worked as a disc jockey for station KOCV and helped introduce Rock
and Roll to that station.
Bucky is predeceased by his father, Byron Glen (Jug) Taylor. He is survived by his wife of 26 years, Laura;
daughter, Estee Dunkin and husband, Jason; son, Buckley Clark Taylor Jr. and girlfriend Sara Fowler;
grandsons, Layne and Landen Harcrow; his mother, Thelda Taylor of Odessa; brother, Byron Taylor III of
Odessa and mother-in-law, Shirley Dailey of Humble. Visitation is scheduled for Wednesday, April 25 from 5-8
PM at Calvary Hill Funeral Home and a funeral service is planned for Thursday, April 26, 2012 at 10 AM at
Spring Baptist Church, 1027 Spring Cypress Rd, Spring, TX 77373.
Pallbearers include Bob McDougal, Tommy Ervin, Randy Huston, Bill Cramer, John Hatten and Donald Murray.
|Donations for Buckley Clark Taylor - Wreath and Charity of his choice.
(once all the monies are in and flowers paid what is left will go to a Charity of Buckey's choice)
Bob and Gayla McDougal
Marla Williams Omer
Michele Shreiner Weber
Penny Grissom Bonnot
Susan Smith Ballard
Tina Carpenter Leeper
Nolan and Carol Gray Parker
Voneise Winfrey Kupper
Teri Henry Morris
Melissa Hale Burnett
Karen Davenport Duerksen
Joe and Karen Burroughs
Mary Geroge Maier
Suzanne Kirby Hill
Judy Taylor Puga
Toni Carpenter Milam
Lessa Cline Sanders