, Sr.RINGGOLD Jerry Lee Taylor, Sr., 71, died Monday Dec. 31, 2012 at his residence.He was a lifelong resident of the North Georgia area. Mr. Taylor was a veteran of the US Army, serving in Vietnam and was a self employed contractor throughout the years. Mr. Taylor was preceded in death by his loving wife Nellie Taylor; brothers Lewis Taylor, Raymond Taylor, and Stanley Taylor. Survivors are sons J J (Lynn) Taylor, of Ringgold, Ga., and Jason (Jennifer) Taylor, of Burlington, N.J.; Brothers Bo Taylor, of Harrison, Tenn., Walt Taylor, of Rock Spring, Ga., Bobby Taylor, of Ringgold, Ga., Jimmy Taylor, of Ringgold, Ga.; sisters Betty Roberson, of Rock Spring, Ga., Clara Dunn, of Dalton, Ga., Martha Smith, of Rock Spring, Ga., Edna Orr, of Meigs County, Tenn., Ella Gordy, of Magnolia, TX, and Mary Tennant, of Rock Spring, Ga.; grandchildren Jordan Taylor, Logan Nave, Nikol Taylor, Georgia Taylor and Jackson Taylor. Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 3, in the funeral home chapel. Interment in the Tennessee-Georgia Memorial Park.Visit www.heritagefh.com to share words of comfort and view the memorial tribute.The family will receive friends from 4-8 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 2, at Heritage Funeral Home and Crematory, Battlefield Parkway.