Sam Taylor Jr., 67, of Douglasville, died Nov. 30, 2013. He is survived by his daughters Shelley (Jason) Taylor-Branson, Janna Priest and Brian Oakes; brother Carlton Taylor and Michael Taylor; sister Diane Tinsley; grandchildren River, Lakelyn, Bayly, Sammy, Lily, Madeline, Prince Ami; special friend Catrina Mizell and her children Alex and Shayla; and former wife Janice Kesler. Sam retired from Cobb County School System as a Master Mechanic. He enjoyed fishing, wildlife and camping. A gathering of friends will take place on Tuesday from 4 to 8 at the funeral home. Roy Davis Funeral Home in care of arrangements.