2018-08-08 / Obituaries

Lester Taliaferro


Lester Harden Taliaferro Jr., 77, of Arlington, Ga., passed away at his home, Monday, Aug. 6, 2018.

Mr. Taliaferro was born in Early County July 31, 1941, to the late Lester Harden Taliaferro Sr. and Lola Lee Taliaferro. He was a member of Arlington Baptist Church and worked for the State of Georgia Department of Transportation.

Other that his parents he was preceded in death by seven brothers, Neal Taliaferro, Coy Taliaferro, Ray Taliaferro, Charley Taliaferro, Bobby Taliaferro, Ferrell Taliaferro and Hugh Taliaferro.

Survivors include his wife, Patricia Cooper Taliaferro; one brother, Jack Taliaferro of Tallahassee, Fla.; and several nieces and nephews.

A memorial service will be held Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018, at 1 p.m. at Arlington Baptist Church with Rev. Ryan Mason officiating. A private burial will be held earlier on Aug. 9, 2018, prior to the memorial service.

In lieu of flowers the family requests that donations be made to Kindred Hospice of Bainbridge or Arlington Baptist Church.

Manry-Jordan- Hodges Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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