Edwin Bryan Taylor was promoted into heaven through death on July 27, 2013, in Hendersonville, TN, after a courageous battle against the dreadful disease ALS. He is survived by his wife of 47 years Darlene Bello Taylor of Hendersonville, TN; sons Chris Taylor (Lorie) of Hendersonville and Tom Taylor of Tucker, GA; daughter Stephanie “Pepper” Acevedo (Kevin) of Hendersonville, TN; grandchildren Austin Acevedo, Noah Taylor, Rachel Taylor and Nayliana Taylor, all of Hendersonville, TN. He was born February 23, 1941, in Tyler, TX. He served 33 years in the U.S. Army, being one of the first to achieve the rank of Chief Warrant Officer 5. He served in both the Vietnam Conflict and Dessert Storm, earning a Distinguished Flying Cross and Bronze Star in battle. Visitation for the family will be Thursday, August 1, 7:00-9:00 p.m., and Friday, August 2, 11 a.m.-1:00 p.m. at The Church at Indian Lake. A Celebration of Life Memorial will take place on Friday, August 2, at 1:00 p.m. at The Church at Indian Lake, 1004 Drakes Creek Rd. Hendersonville, TN. Tel: 615-826-6222.