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Howard Paul Taylor

Howard Paul Taylor, 68, a longtime resident of Okmulgee, died Sunday morning, December 16, 2007 at York Manor in Muskogee. He was born February 22, 1939 in Qualls, Oklahoma to T.O. and Annie B. (Harlen) Taylor. Howard was a Veteran of the United States Army and worked as a carpenter until his retirement. He was preceded in death by his parents, and two brothers, Rafe Taylor and Otto Taylor, Jr. Survivors include three brothers, Jack Taylor of Okmulgee and Joel and John Taylor, both if Indiana, four sisters, Virginia Fletcher of Texas, Maxine Giesler of Indiana, Bonnie Taylor of Okmulgee, and Anna O’Dell of Missouri. Funeral service will be held 10:00 A.M. Wednesday, December 19, 2007 with Reverend Raymond Doke officiating. Interment will follow at the Tahlequah City Cemetery. Friends may visit the funeral home from 12-8 P.M. on Tuesday. Arrangements are under the direction of the McClendon-Winters Funeral Home of Okmulgee. Online condolences may be sent at