William Taylor Warner
Funeral Date: 8/26/2011

Obituary:
William Taylor Warner, age 20, of Warren, AR. died Tuesday August 23 in an automobile accident. Born September 18, 1990 in Pine Bluff, AR. he was a student at University of Arkansas at Monticello, an employee of Saline & Ouachita Valley Livestock and a member of First Presbyterian Church. He was preceded in death by his paternal grandmother Shirley Warner and a maternal grandmother Virginia Taylor. Survivors are 1 son William Vance Warner and his mother April Trantham of Warren, AR. His parents Rick Warner and Phyllis Warner of Warren, AR. 1 brother Adam Warner of Destin, FL. 1 sister Erin Ledbetter and spouse Corey of Destin, FL. Paternal grandparents Dick Warner and Betty Anne Warner of Warren, AR., Maternal grandfather Ray Taylor of El Dorado, AR. a nephew William Warner Ledbetter of Destin, FL. and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins. Funeral services were 10:00 a.m. Friday August 26, at Frazerís Chapel with Rev. Dr. Dari Rowen and Brenda Wooley officiating. Janice McAllister was organist, pianist was Ruth Lephiew and soloist was Bob Haygood. Burial was in Oakland Cemetery by Frazerís Funeral Home. Active pallbearers were Adam Warner, Jon Hubbard, Will White, Tom Frazer, Patrick Wolfe, Jeff Savage, Steven Hammock and Gary Haygood. Memorials preferred First Presbyterian Church; 212 East Church; Warren, AR. 71671.

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Name: Randy and Beth Peek
Message: Sincere sympathy for your sudden loss, you will all be in our thoughts and prayers. May the Lord give you peace and be with you in every way.

Name: Joy B. Matthews
Message: My heart goes out to you and your family. May God's love be ever present.

Name: Christy Pepper
Message: Ms. Phyllis and Family I am so sorry for your loss. My prayers are with you and your family today and for the days to come.

Name: Ken & Lula Ellis
Message: we are so sorry for your loss, just have faith that God will not put more on us than we can handle. We are praying for your family! Ken & Lula

Name: Corinne & Lewis Frazer
Message: Our deepest sympathy for your sudden loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

Name: Ronnie & Teresa Hays
Message: You will be in our thoughts and prayers.

Name: Janice McAllister
Message: Howtragic to loose such a precious young man and dear friend. I have you in my thoughts and prayers. May God surround you with his peace and comfort at this sorrowful time. With love & Sympathy, Janice McAllister

Name: Dottie Trantham
Message: I'm so sorry to hear about your loss, my thoughts and prayers go out to the Warner family.

Name: Marlene Elliott
Message: I am so sorry for your loss.

Name: Marlys Ellen
Message: My heart is breaking for you and your family. I am so sorry, Phyllis. Praying for strength and courage for the days to come, and some kind of peace in time.

Name: Tracy and Monica Nichols
Message: You are in our thoughts and prayers.

Name: Dorothy Richard cooper
Message: We are so sorry for your loss. Lifting your family in love and prayers. Jim, Dorothy and Tripp Cooper

Name: Mark & Dena Jennings
Message: Our deepest sympathy goes out to you and your family. Taylor was a sweet young man and he was blessed to call you his parents and family. We pray God heals your hurting hearts. Our love goes out to you and the family during this tragic time in your lives. Love, Mark, Dena & Lacey Jennings

Name: Ronnie & Monti Bozeman
Message: So so sorry for your loss. We will keep you all in our prayers in the days to come.

Name: Carol Robinson-Albino
Message: Phyllis, Rick and family...No words can express how heavy my heart is on learning of your loss. May God bless you during this unbearable time. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

Name: Don & Patsy Watson
Message: Sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.

Name: WHS Class of 1972
Message: Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.

Name: Greg & Sharon Stanley
Message: Sharon and I and the church family at First Baptist will be lifting up your family in prayer. May the Lord grant you His mercy, peace, and strength at this time and in the days ahead.

Name: Bobby & Emily Harton
Message: Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time!

Name: GARY AND RHONDA SIMMONS
Message: PHYLLIS AND RICK WE ARE SO SORRY FOR YOUR LOSS. WE REMEMBER THE DAY YOU BOUGHT TAYLOR HIS TRUCK BECAUSE IT WAS A SURPRISE. YOU AND YOUR FAMILY ARE IN OUR THOUGHTS AND PRAYERS.

Name: Mary Catherine McBee
Message: I have prayed all day for your family. I loved Taylor and will miss seeing his cute face at Carrie Ann and Jeffs. I know God is right beside you to help you with this sad time. We love all of you. Tom and Mary Catherine

Name: Raymond & Kati Culp
Message: Rick,Phyllis and family, we're at a loss of words that we could give you at this troubled time in your lives. Your in our thoughts and prayers. Sometimes God calls some of his angels home early for his reasons. Taylor was certainly one of his angels just as each of you are. May God bless and comfort you during this terrible time.

Name: Ramona Smith
Message: I am so sorry about your loss. Taylor was one of my best students. He was always so sweet!! Please know that my thoughts and prayers are with you all!!

Name: David(K.C.) & Tina McClain
Message: We are so sorry for your loss of Taylor. May God bless and help you through this hard & painful time. You're in our thoughts & prayers.

Name: Lisa Adams
Message: Our thoughts and prayers are with your family. The Chancel Choir First United Methodist Church West Memphis

Name: Joan Hunter
Message: There are times when we do not know what to say, and this is one of them. We were sadden to hear of Taylor's death. The loss that you are experiencing is unimaginable. We will always remember Taylor as a sweet, kind, and caring person. We are praying for comfort for all of you at this time. Larry, Joan, and Hannah Hunter

Name: Jeff,Melissa,Trevor Jacks
Message: Our prayers are with you.

Name: Josh Belvedresi
Message: I know that words cannot describe what your family is going through! But I am terribly sorry and will be praying for you all in the days to come! Taylor was a good guy and a good friend! He will be terribly missed by all that knew him!

Name: Arthur Fullerton
Message: This is a terrible loss. You are all in my prayers.

Name: John and JeNelle Lipton
Message: Rick and Phyllis, We were saddened to hear of your loss and our thoughts and prayers are with you. We are asking God to give strength for the difficult days ahead.

Name: Karyn & Neil Wisener
Message: Phyllis and Rick, We are so sorry for your loss. We wish you and your family peace, strength and comfort for all the days to come.

Name: David and Denise Leslie
Message: Rick, We can't imagine how much it hurts to lose a child. You and your family are in our prayers.

Name: Don & Sandra Spraggins
Message: Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.

Name: Bob & Paula Ahart
Message: May God's comfort and eternal spirit be with you, Rick and Phyllis as you deal with this great sorrow. We love you and will pray for you as you look to Him who heals our hearts.

Name: Rhonda & Mike Gorman
Message: Keeping your family in our thoughts and prayers. So sorry for your loss.

Name: Justin Ward
Message: I am so sorry for your loss. God is in control and will carry you through this. God bless

Name: Chris (Hankins) Dean
Message: Rick and Phyllis- My brother Martin Hankins express our deepest sympathies during this tragic and sad time. Wezz were so very sorry to hear of the terrible loss that you have experienced with the sudden death of your son Taylor. We love you and pray that God will give you the strength you need and provide you with His peace which passes all understanding.

Name: Gary and Judy Rockett
Message: We are so sorry to hear of your loss. May you with the grace of god find peace in the days to come. We will continue to keep you in our thoughts and prayers.

Name: Chris (Hankins) Dean
Message: Rick and Phyllis, I made a mess of my previous note to you so I will try again. My brother Martin and I were so saddened to hear of the sudden and tragic death of your son, Taylor. Our love and prayers go out to you all. We pray that God will surround you with His love and give you the peace that passes understanding.

Name: Tripp Ward
Message: Would like for the Warner Family to know you all are in my thoughts and prayers. May God give you peace!

Name: Jim & Deannie Gardner
Message: so sorry for your loss please know you are in our thoughts and prayers

Name: Ricky Green
Message: I am so sorry I can't be there with you, though may God comfort you as he holds Taylor in his arms.

Name: Jason Barber
Message: The day which we fear as our last is but the birthday of eternity. ~Seneca Sorry for your loss Warner family, he will be missed.

Name: Joey and Amy Binns
Message: I love each of you so much,I pray God gives you comfort during this very sad time,

Name: Rick and Lori Pyron
Message: We are so sorry for your loss.

Name: Mike and Julie Ashcraft
Message: Our deepest sympathy goes out to you and your family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

Name: Nicole and Kerry Harper
Message: I am so truly sorry for your loss. He was an exceptional young man who will be missed tremendously. Your family are in are prayers.

Name: Charlotte Denton
Message: So sorry to hear of your loss. Your family is in my thoughts and prayers.

Name: Victoria Stuard
Message: Went to high school with taylor...such a great person, prayers and thoughts go out to you and your family...

Name: Julie Burns
Message: Taylor will be missed greatly, he was a wonderful person. My heart goes out to his family.

Name: Shirley Meggs
Message: Rick & Phyllis and family. I am so sorry for you loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you and may God's love comfort you and give you strength and courage in the days to come.

Name: Andrea Miller
Message: I am so very sorry for the loss of your precious son. My prayers go out to you and your family in this difficult time.

Name: Tony and Phyllis Sullivan
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Name: Tony and Phyllis Sullivan
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Name: Tony and Phyllis Sullivan
Message: We are so saddened to hear of the loss of your precious Taylor. Know that you are in our thoughts and prayers.

Name: Leslie New
Message: Rick and Phyllis, We can't even imagine your pain right now. Know that you are in our hearts and prayers. Michael & Leslie

Name: Tamra Cherry-Coleman
Message: My thoughts and prayers are with you.

Name: Steven & Dee Haynes
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Name: Deborah Jackson Mikolajczyk
Message: Dear Rick and Phyllis and family, I heard the very sad news about your youngest son and wanted to let you know you would all be in my thoughts and prayers. You have my deepest sympathy.

Name: SuAnne Sullivan
Message: I am so sorry for your loss and my prayers go out to you.

Name: Lisa Kelley
Message: Phyllis, I am so sad. My heart aches for you.

Name: James Wright
Message: My thoughts and prayers are with your family. May God comfort you in this most difficult of times.

Name: Lauren Zoretic (Powell)
Message: In the past year, I've understood how precious life is with the death of my Mimi and the birth of my son. I never thought the Lord would give us a child, and when I found I was pregnant, a new love overwhelmed my soul. I can't imagine losing Tommy. I've experienced a lot of trials lately, but none is in comparison to the death of a loved one, especially a child. My prayers are with you that you may be lifted up and be able to carry on during this time.

Name: Lauren Phagan
Message: I am so sorry for your loss. Many prayers for your family.

Name: Terri and Bill Slaughter
Message: Phyllis, Rick, and family, we are so saddened by your loss of Taylor. Our hearts are breaking for you. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

Name: John & Sandy Gavin
Message: We hope that knowing you are in the prayers of friends brings some comfort to your family.

Name: Kenneth & Brenda McDougald
Message: Rick & Phyllis, May God keep you in these difficult times. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

Name: Sarah Sinclair
Message: I am so sorry to hear about your sudden loss. My thoughts and prayers are with your family now and the days to come.

Name: Lisa Lyons Thomas
Message: Phyllis, I can't stop the tears. You know there are no words to bring comfort to you at this point, as you know, I know! Just know that God is with you and I love you. Your friendship changed my life at a very young age and I have never forgotten that and God is always with me now too. Thanks to You. Try to find some happiness in knowing that your son is now dancing with Jesus, your mother, and my parents, all in Heaven where everythying is beautiful. I love you, Lisa

Name: Roger and Marnette George
Message: Our hearts are filled with sadness for you. We are keeping you in our thoughts and prayers

Name: Lauren Haygood
Message: We are thinking of u and praying for y'all.

Name: Lane Fernald-Davis
Message: Phyllis and Family, I hurt for you and your loss. I am praying for you through this difficult time and for the days ahead. Love,Lane

Name: Elizabeth Gourlay
Message: Dearest Phyllis: I am so very sorry for your loss. Please know that Jane and I have you in our prayers, now and always.

Name: Wanda Hargrave Ashcraft
Message: Keeping you in our thoughts & prayers. My the Lord place his loving arms around in the days ahead.

Name: Betty Fleming
Message: Dear Phyllis, Rick & family, I hope your strength and love for each other will help you through this difficult time. You are in my thoughts and prayers. May God bless and comfort you always. Sincerely, Betty Fleming

Name: French & Judy Wynne
Message: May it be of some comfort to know you are in the thoughts and prayers of your many friends who love you dearly.

Name: Jason & Michelle McDougald
Message: So sorry for your loss.May God wrap his loving arms around you all for many days to come. Yall are in our thoughts and prayers.

Name: Jackie Archer
Message: Phyllis, My heart goes out to you at this heart breaking time....I pray for peace and strength for you and your family. Love you.. enerdb

Name: Jimmy Price
Message: Rick and Phyllis I am so very sorry for your loss. You are in my prayers.

Name: JONATHAN AND TERA MCDOUGALD
Message: SORRY FOR YOUR LOSS. YOUR FAMILY IS IN OUR PRAYERS.

Name: Johnny Huitt
Message: Sorry for you loss.

Name: Emily Groves
Message: I am so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers will be with you in this difficult time.

Name: Ann & Greg Rossini
Message: Our hearts hurt for you during this time, we are so sorry about Taylor. Please know that you have lots of friends to call on in time of need, please do not hestitate. With love & Sympathy, Ann & Greg

Name: Pam Davis & Frank Viguerie
Message: May the Peace of Christ be with you all now.

Name: Coleman Taylor
Message: Rick and family, I am truly shocked and saddened by the loss of Taylor. I know words seem futile at a time like this but there is comfort in knowing all is not lost. We are but temporarily separated from Taylor and we will be reunited with him one day, on the day of God's choosing, and what a glorious day that will be! Until then, know that your friends and family are grieving with you, and will be a comfort to you when you need comfort. I pray that the comfort that only God himself can give is poured on you in excess from now until eternity. Anything I can do to help, besides pray incessantly for you (which I am doing), let me know.

Name: Becky and John Jayne
Message: May God hold you all extra close at this time. Our very deepest thoughts are with you. Sending big hugs and prayers your way. Becky and John

Name: Lucinda Miles Chisman
Message: Dearest Phyllis and Rick, My heart breaks with the grief of your loss. May God and His Son Jesus hold you close and comfort you and your family. Know that your friends who share your sadness are standing in the gap with prayers and petitions to bring you peace. With much love, Lucinda

Name: Andy Gibbs
Message: Dear Warner Family: Your family has taken care of many, many other households in South Arkansas. Countless mortgage notes, car loans and college educations were paid for due to the leadership and influence of the Family Warner since your arrival to Warren from Minnesota decades ago. I am certain I speak for countless others when I tell you my heart aches for you now. We are praying for you now and will continue to pray for God's Grace and comfort in the days to come. Highest regards, Andy, Kim, Drew, Ridge and Ernie Gibbs III

Name: Larry L. Stuart
Message: Rick, Phyllis and family, we cannot imagine the depth of your pain at this time. Please find comfort in the well-meaning words of your friends, family and others who are lifting you up in prayers. God is still on His throne and cares deeply about each of you. May His grace and compassion sustain you now and in the days ahead.

Name: Ginger Kazanovicz
Message: Dear Phyllis and Mr. Ray Taylor, I am so sorry to hear of the tragic loss of your son(grandson). My thoughts and prayers are with you all.

Name: Kenneth & Tammy Hensley
Message: