Michael Lee Taylor, 54, of Orange, died Tuesday, Aug. 17, 2010, in Baptist Hospital in Beaumont.

Services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 21, in Claybar Funeral Home in Orange. Officiating will be the Rev. Kevin Brown of First Baptist Church in Mauriceville. Burial will follow in Wilkinson Cemetery in Orange. Visitation will be from 6-9 p.m. Friday in the funeral home.

Born in Fairbanks, Alaska, on July 2, 1956, Michael was the son of Thomas Ruthven Taylor Jr. and Fannie Sue Harrison.

Preceded in death by his parents, Michael is survived by his sisters and brothers, Myra Hutto and husband, Bill of Mauriceville, Sue Wilson and husband, Aubrey of Pensacola, Fla., Thomas R. Taylor III of Waynesboro, Miss., Wanda Lois Reeser and husband Dennis of Concord, Calif., and Mark Alvin Taylor and wife Mickey of Pensacola; and numerous nieces and nephews.