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Tyran Lamont Taylor

December 25, 1981 — April 5, 2021

Mr. Tyran Lamont Taylor, age 39, of 6147 Bottoms Diary Road, Elm City, NC was called to eternal rest on Monday, April 5, 2021.  Funeral service will be Saturday, April 10, 2021 at 1 pm at Contending for the Faith Church Ministries, 1006 Academy Street, Wilson.  Pastor Margaret Spell will be the eulogist. Interment will follow in Rest Haven Cemetery.

He leaves his memories to be cherished by his mother, Wanda Taylor of Wilson, NC; two sons, who he gifted that beautiful smile and the deepest of dimples, Bryson Summerlin of Elm City, NC and Raheen King (Florida);  his life partner, Deana Summerlin of Elm City, NC; one brother, Carlester Taylor of Wilson, NC; one sister, Kemi Taylor of Wilson, NC; two aunts, Shirley Ellis and Linda Kay Best;  two uncles, Stephernia “Byrd” Pitt (Dorothy) and Willie “Soda-ball” Pitt; two nieces, Janiah Taylor and Lauryn Summerlin; five nephews, Carlester Spell, Julius Spell, Nicholas Taylor, Garrett Summerlin, and Joshua Taylor; (Celwyn), a special cousin, Montrell Pitt (Meshauna); two god-given siblings, Rasheeda and Jamel Ray; and a loving extended family consisting of Bobby Summerlin, Janice Summerlin, and Cindy Summerlin, and Joyce Ray.

A public viewing will be Friday, April 9, 2021 from 4 pm to 7 pm at Carrons Funeral Home, 726 South Tarboro Street, Wilson.  The family is receiving friends at 402 Gold St., Wilson and will assemble there at 12 noon on Saturday in preparation for the funeral procession.  Condolences may be directed to or faxed to 252.237.0120.  they may also be emailed to

Professional and caring service has been entrusted to Carrons Funeral Home, "The Willing Friend".

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Friday, April 9, 2021

4:00 - 7:00 pm (Eastern time)

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Funeral Service

Saturday, April 10, 2021

Starts at 1:00 pm (Eastern time)

Contending for the Faith Church Ministries

1006 Academy St E, Wilson, NC 27893

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