A Celebration of Life for Mr. Landon Tanner Taylor, age 16, of Fayetteville, TN, will be conducted Saturday, July 9, 2016 at 4 p.m. at Higgins Funeral Home with Bro. Bobby Bates and Bro. Wayne Hollingsworth officiating. Burial will follow in Booneville Cemetery. His friends will serve as pallbearers and the Lincoln County High School Falcon football team as honorary pallbearers. Landon passed away Wednesday, July 6, 2016.
Landon was a native of Lincoln Co., TN, a student at Lincoln County High School, and a member of the Heritage Baptist Church. He loved coon and deer hunting, fishing, archery, the outdoors and farming. He was #54 on the LCHS Varsity Falcon Football team.
Survivors include his parents Christy and Jeremy Amacher, Jerry Hollingsworth, Edwin and Misty Taylor, siblings Kinley Hollingsworth, Blakeleigh Mclain Taylor, step-siblings Brandon Amacher, Mason Amacher, Preslie Amacher, grandparents Clayton and Tonya Eslick, Joe and Brenda Burns, Nelson and Sharon Taylor, Wanda and Wayne Hollingsworth, great grandparents Clay and Mattie Mae Sawyer, Walter Fred Rutledge, uncles Chad and Amanda George Eslick, Joseph and Stephanie Burns, Steve Evans, Jeremy and Kelsey Taylor, and aunt Jennifer and Steve Gentry. He is preceded in death by his great grandfather Allen Lewter great grandmother Martha Ann Rutledge, great grandparents Horace and Laura Dee Eslick, and great uncle Joe M. Eslick and great uncle Ricky Allen Lewter.
Visitation with the family will be Friday, July 8, 2016 from 3 until 8 p.m. and Saturday from 3 until time of service at 4 p.m. at Higgins Funeral Home.
In Lieu of flowers memorial can be made to the Landon Tanner Taylor memorial fund at First National Bank.
I want Landon’s parents : Father: Junebug and Wanda & Jerry Hollingsworth grandparents and his great grand mother Aunt Adie Taylor My cousins The Taylor’s family how my heart goes out too you all. He was a loved child by so many not just by his family but by community and class member & schools. Sorry I couldn’t be there. My heart Sorry to hear this sad news. Your in my prays.
Love your cousin Rebecca Taylor
Edwin Taylor was his Father and he will be missed by us all! I am his biological grandmother and Joe Burns grandfather
My heart beaks for you, I am so sorry for your loss. You do not know me but I know what you are going through and I will be praying for your family. I pray God will take care of your family.
So sorry for the loss of Landon. He was a very interesting young man. One of the most polite young boys to ever stay in my home. Thoughts to all the family and friends
Landon your family lost the light of their lives when God chose you to become his ANGEL
To the family of Landon, My heart broke when my son Keevan Hamaker called me with the news of his passing. You will be in Our thoughts and prayers. Please remember our loss is Heaven’s gain and one day You will be with your precious Landon again.
I am so very blessed to have known Landon the short time I did. He touched so many hearts. Rest in peace sweet boy. You will be missed.
Landon was a very sweet young man I truly enjoyed him at NGA he was always asking me for cookies and he got them I love all the kids that has come through NGA God be with the family and the children today Landon thank you for always being sunshine in anyone’s day
So sorry to hear of the loss of this young man. Our hearts go out to the family. Our thoughts & Prayers are with all of you at this very difficult time. (We go to church with Patty & Michael.) May God comfort you now and days to come. Gilbert & Brenda Donaldson
Edwin,Joe,Brenda & family,
WE ARE SO SORRY FOR YOUR LOSS OF SWEET LANDON.HE WAS A SWEET YOUNG MAN. HE WILL REALLY BE MISSED BY EVERYONE WHO KNEW HIM.WE ARE PRAYING FOR EVERYONE.WE LOVE ALL OF THE FAMILY.
May your precious memories comfort your family for a lifetime
I’m saddened by the loss of your loved one. I found out about Landon from my Daughter, Becky Lewter. *The Soul would have no rainbow if the eyes had no tears*
My heart and prayers are with all of you, my cousins and so many other family members. May you be blessed with peace and comfort at this time of terrible loss.
Jerry, our hearts are broken for you and your family. Although we only met Landon once, it was obvious that he was such a sweet young man. Please know we are praying for strength and comfort now and for the days to come. You are a dear friend and we are just a phone call away if you ever need us.
Brenda, I am so very sorry for your lost. My thoughts and prayers are with all the family.
We all gonna miss you dearly man, you always had a smile on your face and always kept us motivated and hyped. We love you landon, #Forever54
My thoughts and prayers go out to all family members and friends… it is not for us to understand why… may God bring you comfort and peace in knowing your loved one is resting in the arms of Jesus and sharing Heaven with those loved ones who have gone on before him…
Prayers going out to the entire family since the first moment I heard of this terrible tragedy. Please God give this family strength and comfort.
Christy, we are so sorry for your loss. Keeping you and your family in our thoughts and prayers. Love you.
So heartbroken over the loss of this precious child. Brenda, praying for you and your family.
Brenda, I am so sorry for your loss. My heart hurts for you and your family. I didn’t know your grandson, but have heard so many beautiful things about him.
Landon was a joy to anyone he met. With a smile on his face constantly. He was a teammate every team needs. This football, coon, and deer season are for buddy. Watch over us and keep us safe on and off the field
Rest in peace little one u will be missed
Taken to soon but God had a plan for you in heaven
We are pray for your family. So sorry to hear about your loss.
May all the young people live their lives whereby they. Can see Him in heaven. He was a blessing in his short life and touched so many.
So young and full of life and promise. My prayers for the entire family and strength for the years ahead going on without him. God bless you all in your loss.
You will truely be missed at the Dairy D’Lite. We are praying for the family and so, so sorry for the loss of Landon..
im praying for your sweet family! i know its hard for yall right now but it will get easier and you have tons of love around yall.
My thoughts and prayers are with you all…
Brenda, so sorry to hear about your grandson. May God be with you and the entire family. Praying for you all
May God wrap his loving and caring arms around your family at this difficult time. Know that you are in so many prayers. May God guide you and give you comfort in the days to come.
There are no words I can say that will make this easier, but know that I am praying for your family and the LCHS family.
Thoughts and prayers with the whole family! Landon touched so many lives with just his amazing smile and humor! I will never forget the laughs and talks we shared!
Landon you were such a sweet soul.! And missed by many. But God has a plan for everything! I love you sweet boy! I will cherish all the memories that we have together! Never forget jammin out in your truck while it was pouring rain out! I’ll see you one day baby boy! Fly high sweet angel!❤️
Christy my heart goes out to you on this terrible loss. Landon was the sweetest most polite young man I have ever had the privilege to meet. Our Prayers are with you, Kinley and the rest of your family for the days to come. We are all heartbroken over your loss. Lean on God and he will guide you through this tragedy.
Landon you are a sweet precious soul!! Mrs Sonya will forever miss you ALWAYS giving me a hug and saying “hey and how is everybody?! “I love you and I love your family !! But I know your uncle Joe sure is happy to see you sweetie !!! My heart is so sad Landon?.
Landon was always a bright spot while a student at NGA. He was kind, considerate, always smiling and willing to help others. His legacy will live on and he will be missed by many.
You were so so loved landon. Nothing breaks my heart more than the fact you eont be at school to annoy me anymore. Prayers for your family
I love y’all so much and I’m praying for y’all he was the sweetest person I have ever met #forever54
So sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with all of you.
U were a great friend and I’m going to miss all the memories we had in football and all the memories we had in the hallway with bubba squad. Fly high Landon Taylor #forever54
My thoughts and prayers are with the family. I do not know any of the family except Clayton and Joe Eslick. I was raised in Booneville.
I’m praying for y’all, I love y’all so much. I know it’s hard, y’all were like my second family, it kinda feels like my own brother was taken, stay strong, sending lots of prayers