Jimmie Dale Taylor, 69, of Platte, SD passed away Monday, August 13, 2018 at the Platte Health Center Avera. Funeral Services are 2:00 P.M. Thursday, August 16, 2018 at Mount Funeral Home in Platte.
Jimmie Dale Taylor was born on September 18, 1948 to Byron and Ethel (Peaneux) Taylor in Wood, SD. He attended Wood Elementary School and was a 1966 graduate of Kimball High School in Kimball, SD. Jimmie was united in marriage to Linda Kaufman on December 6, 1981 in Delmont, SD.
Over his lifetime, Jimmie had been employed as a Leather Crafter, Horse Trainer, Farm and Ranch Hand and a Veterinarian’s Assistant.
Grateful for having shared in Jimmie’s life: his wife of over 36 years, Linda Taylor of Platte, SD; two children: Jon Taylor of Platte, SD and Jeanne Taylor of Fremont, CA; three grandchildren: Karina Taylor, Austin Severson and Natalie Severson; a sister, Jeanne Rowe-Hansen of Carter, SD; along with several nieces and nephews.
Jimmie was preceded in death by his parents, Byron and Ethel Taylor; a brother, Orville Taylor; and a sister, Velma Maier-Kreger.