In Memory of




Obituary for Harold Richard Taylor

Richard Taylor, 79, of Virginia Beach, VA, formally of Portsmouth, VA, passed away on August 3, 2019. He was predeceased by his parents, Harold and Lucille Taylor, and brother Gary Taylor. Richard worked for Harrell's Sports Shop in Portsmouth, VA for 43 years. In his free time, he enjoyed golfing, fishing, and bowling.
He is survived by his children, Tony Taylor, Karen Shumaker, and Tammy Asbury; four grandsons; sister, Leah Schafer; brother, Donald Taylor; and several nieces and nephews.
A memorial lunch in Richards honor will be held at Cracker Barrel on Hillcrest Parkway, Chesapeake, Tuesday September 3 at 1:00pm. Please visit to offer a note of condolence to the family.