Dan Franklin Taylor

Dan Franklin Taylor, 87, of Springdale, died Friday, July 12, 2019. He was born September 22, 1931, in Helena, to John Elmer and Carrie Mae Corder Taylor. Dan enjoyed working on cars, telling stories, making jokes, and working hard alongside his wife to create the "prettiest yard on Elm Springs Road". He was a man of his word and deeply devoted to his family. He served 28 years with the Army National Guard, retiring in 1991. Dan is survived by his wife, Nora Ann Taylor; five sons, Danny Taylor of Lewisville, John Taylor of Lewisville, Bob Taylor of Grandberry, Texas, Daniel Taylor of Springdale, and David Taylor of King George, Virginia; one daughter, Diana Taylor of Albertville, Ala.; several grandchildren; one great-grandchild; and his cousin, Vernon Isabell and wife Gail of Bentonville. Services will be 2 p.m. Monday, July 15, at Elmdale Baptist Church. Visitation will be 1 p.m. Monday at the church. Online guestbook and obituary at

Published July 14, 2019