Demetrice "Texas" Cornell Taylor Oct. 2, 1977 - June 8, 2019

Demetrice "Texas" Cornell Taylor

Demetrice C. Taylor tragically transitioned on June 8, 2019.

Funeral services will be 11 a.m. on Saturday at Macedonia M. B. Church with Pastor James Anderson to officiate. Viewing will be 10 a.m. Saturday at the church.

Demetrice was born Oct. 2, 1977, in Longview, Texas, the union of Roy Charles Taylor and Frances Anderson.

In 1993, Demetrice moved to Michigan City. He obtained his GED. He worked for CVG for several months. Demetrice was a loving son, father and brother. He did not meet any strangers, he was a free-hearted person, he loved everyone and he was always happy, everyone loved him.

Demetrice leaves to cherish his memories, the Love of his life, Daralice Williams, Michigan City; his children, Tayana Morris, Jaccara and Diamontae Taylor all of Lynchburg, Virginia, Austin, Aaliyah, Aaron and Avery Williams all of Michigan City, Jibria Jackson of La Porte; father, Roy Charles Taylor of Longview, Texas and mother, Frances (Rev. James) Anderson of Michigan City; brother, Deondrick (Katrina) Taylor, Michigan City; sisters, LaShelia Mitchell and Katherine Davis both of Dallas, Texas and Beverly Anderson of Longview, Texas; special sisters, Kim and Co-Co; two grandchildren, Titan and Messiah; nieces and nephews, Alwaise, Roselle and Keondre` Taylor all of Michigan City and a host of other special relatives and friends.

Demetrice was preceded in death by his bestfriend, Ornice Hollins; grandparents, Benjamin Taylor, Griffin McCoy Sr. and Vera Mae Taylor.