Melvin E. “Mel” Taylor

Melvin E. “Mel” Taylor, 89, of Mount Vernon, passed away at 5:50 A.M., Saturday, May 16 at Good Samaritan Regional Health Center in Mount Vernon. Funeral Service will be held at 10:30 A.M. Tuesday, May 19 at Hughey Funeral Home in Mount Vernon, with Reverend Jack Lucas officiating. Burial will follow at Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens in Woodlawn. Members of the Mount Vernon American Legion Post #141 will conduct Full Military Honors at the cemetery. Friends of the Melvin E. “Mel” Taylor Family may call from 9:00 to Service Time 10:30 A.M. Tuesday, May 19 at Hughey Funeral Home in Mount Vernon. For those who wish, memorials may be given to Pleasant Hill Baptist Church in Memory of Melvin E. “Mel” Taylor and will be accepted at the funeral home or may be mailed to Hughey Funeral Home, P.O. Box 721, Mt. Vernon 62864. Arrangements are entrusted to the care of Hughey Funeral Home where you may call (618) 242-3348 or visit www.hugheyfh.com for further information or to send online condolences.