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Brian Taylor

August 20, 1974 ~ July 20, 2018 (age 43)
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I am not gone. My soul lives on, but in a better place surrounded by the Light of God in all His Glory and Grace...

We, the staff and management of Charles Edwards Funeral Home & Cremations, mourn with the Lewis family in the death of Mr. Brian Taylor, age 44, of 1810 N. Bronson Ave 210 Los Angeles, CA, formerly of LaGrange,NC who transitioned on Friday, July 20, 2018 surrounded by his family. 

Brian Taylor was born August 20, 1974 in Lenoir County to the late Amaziah Lewis Jr. and Fannie Jean Graham Lewis. Brian graduated from Goldsboro High school in 1993.

Brian lived in California for over 14 years. He was known for his love of acting. He was employed as a security guard, and he also worked at the Dolby Theater and other odd jobs. Brian was friendly and had a great array of friends in California.

Brian was preceded in death by his brothers John Earl Taylor Jr., Terry Lewis, and his father Amaziah Lewis Jr.

A legacy of love and fond memories will be forever cherished by his mom, Fannie Lewis of the home; his brothers, Sherwood Lewis of Washington, D.C., and Timothy Lewis of the home; and niece Schianna Foster of the home. Six aunts: Lue Jean Wright, Teresa Artis, and Frances Wooten (Ricky) all from Dudley, N.C., Varah Loftin of Maryland, Martha Kinslow of New York, and Sarah Davis (Linwood) of LaGrange, N.C. Six uncles: John E. Lewis of Maryland, William E. Graham (Marlene) and Jerome Graham both of New York, Berkeley Graham (Robin), Ezra Graham (Claretha), and James Graham (Ethel) all of LaGrange, NC. He also leaves to cherish his memories a host of cousins, nieces, and friends including three special cousins Andrea Graham of Raleigh, NC, Sherry Tillman (Broderick) of Charlotte, NC, and Reginald Graham of San Diego, California.

Condolences may be faxed to 252-746-0990 or emailed to

Please keep the Lewis family in your thoughts and prayers during these days of bereavement!

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