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Scott Wayne Taylor, 60, of Holden, Missouri, passed away on Thursday, January 13, 2022, at his home surrounded by family.

He was born Tuesday, May 30, 1961 in Kansas City, Missouri, to the late James Taylor and the late Ruthanna (Clary) Taylor.

He was the husband of the late Sherry (Lingo) Taylor.

Scott worked for Tobin’s Lawncare as a Lawn Care Specialist.

He was a very loving man and would do anything to help anyone.

He enjoyed fishing and going on float trips. He loved playing Frisbee and cornhole.

Scott had a killer overhand serve for backyard volleyball games and was his family’s reigning horseshoe champion.

He was an amazing barbecuer and he even taught family members his secret to making the best steaks and ribs.

Scott was a faithful fan of the Kansas City Chiefs and he even got to attend a few games.

Scott was always the life of the party, his smile and laughter will be greatly missed by everyone who loved him so much.

Surviving are one son, Michael Taylor (Brianna McDonald) of Holden; one daughter, Krista (Johnathan) Ransdell of Holden; one brother, Randy (Debbie) Taylor of Lee’s Summit, MO; one sister, Terri (Steve) Anderson of Kingsville, MO; four grandchildren, Treyton, Cali, Jerry and Hunter.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Sherry; one son, Nick Stockdale; and one brother, Jerry Taylor.

The family will receive friends from 12 to 1 p.m. on Thursday, January 20, 2022, at Campbell-Cast Funeral Home.

A funeral service will follow at 1 p.m., with Pastor Mike Wakeman officiating. Interment will follow in the Odessa Cemetery.

Casket Bearers will be Michael Taylor, Johnathan Ransdell, Trey Ransdell, Tom Gerean, Kent Thorington and Mark Tobin.

Honorary Casket Bearer is Randy Taylor.

Memorial contributions may be made out to family choice.

Online condolences may be made to the family at

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