August 1, 1931 ~ September 1, 2020

Born in: Caldwell, Texas
Resided in: Bryan, Texas

Malvin Taylor, 89, of Bryan, passed away on Tuesday, September 1, 2020, in Bryan. Visitation will begin at 5 to 7 pm, Friday, September 11, 2020, with a funeral service at 12 noon, Saturday, September 12, 2020, both at the funeral center. Services are in the care of Callaway-Jones Funeral and Cremation Centers, Bryan-College Station.

Malvin was born to Clarence and Julia McDaniels Taylor on August 1, 1931, in Caldwell, Texas. He attended public schools in Caldwell and then joined the United States Army where he served 24 years. Upon his retirement from the Army, he was employed with Norton Chemicals for many years. He was a lifetime member of the VFW Post 4692. He is better known by his children as the best cook and the instructor of any cooking undertaking for the family. He truly loved his family, he spoiled everyone in the family. He could always be found watching his best Westerns on TV. Malvin’s home was his castle and was welcoming to anyone who stopped by for a visit.

His parents, Clarence and Julia; his brothers, Clarence Jr. and Elijah Sr., and Ed Taylor; his sister, Elois Jones; all preceded him death.

Malvin is survived by his wife of twenty-seven years, Donna Kay Taylor; his children, Felicia Benford (Ronald Smith), Djuna Jones (Henry), Joanetta Neblett (Theron), Josephus Carter (Doris), Dana Carter (Booker Jones), and Latrevia Grimes; his brothers, Lenoris Taylor and Herbert Taylor; his nine grandchildren, Chris Carter, Nick Carter, Henry Jones, Felicia Laryea, Taylor Carter, Jordan Carter, Titus Jones, Trinity Jones, Ka’Marei Steptoe; one great-granddaughter, Alanna Carter; and other relatives.


Visitation: September 11, 2020 5:00 pm - September 11, 2020 7:00 pm

Callaway-Jones Funeral Home & Cremation Center
3001 S College Ave
Bryan, TX 77801


Room: Bluebonnet Chapel
Celebration of Life Tribute: September 12, 2020 12:00 pm

Callaway-Jones Funeral Home & Cremation Center
3001 S College Ave
Bryan, TX 77801


Room: Bluebonnet Chapel
Interment: September 12, 2020 1:00 pm

Bryan City Cemetery
1111 N Texas Ave
Bryan, TX 77803


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  1. Daddy we have to tell you that we miss you so very much. Can’t begin to thank you for everything that you have done for us in life. You were a blessing the day you came into our lives. Until we meet again know that we love you so very much. You are our angel in heaven.

  2. I love and miss you . Thank you for a wonderful blessed life together, just gone to soon from me. Until meet again my sweet love.

  3. May the road rise up to meet you. May the wind always be at your back. May the sun shine warm upon your face, and rains fall soft upon your fields. And until we meet again, May God hold you in the palm of His hand.”
    R.I.P Mr.Malvin you will be truly missed my friend

  4. Man papa I sure did hate to let you go but I know God needed you more.. My heart is so broken right now but I know joy will come in the morning.. I thank God so much for you & mama.. It was a great honor to have y’all apart of my entire life.. Save a seat for me.. “JOB WELL DONE MY GOOD AND FAITHFUL SERVANT”

  5. I remember you well as my mother, Wauline’s, first cousin. I remember thinking as a child how big and strong you looked in your uniform. I thank you for your service. Thank you, Donna, for loving and taking care of him. Say hello to the rest of the Green/Taylor clan. RIH


  7. Sending prayers and love to Malvin’s loving wife Donna and the rest of the family. May God continue to comfort and strengthen you during this time.

  8. Josephus and All of the Family, Our sincerest condolences on the loss of Mr. Taylor.

    Board and Staff of the Brazos Valley Center for Independent Living

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