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Harry Carlton Taliaferro

December 7, 1938 - October 10, 2020

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Harry was born on December 7, 1938, in Norwood, VA, the middle of three sons born to the late Frank Cheatwood Taliaferro, Sr. and Virginia Rose Fortisque Taliaferro. He died on Saturday, October 10, 2020 at the age of 81 years old.

He was preceded in death by his brother Frank C. Taliaferro, Jr., and his brother-in-law, F. Wayne Caffee.

He is survived by his wife, Sandra (Sandy) Coppedge Taliaferro, his sons, Carlton Taliaferro of Durham, NC, and Ronald Taliaferro of Lynchburg, two grandchildren, Tara and Chasen, and four great-grandchildren; step-son Ryan M. Wilburn and wife, Brooke and two grandsons, Henry and Hunter, of Auburn, GA; his brother Eugene Taliaferro of Madison Heights; sister-in-law Sharon Caffee of Chesapeake,VA, and numerous nephews and one niece.

Harry was a retired employee of Lynchburg Foundry/Intermet Corporation and Dominion Metallurgical of Roanoke, VA after 38 and 4 years of service, respectively.

Harry was a member of Calvary Baptist Church on Timberlake Road in Lynchburg.

Harry enjoyed golf, cars, and his little Missy.

There will be a memorial service at Calvary Baptist Church at a later date.

In memory of Harry, please say a prayer for someone, visit a hospital or reach out a helping hand to someone in need.  Remember the blessings the Lord has given to each of us and realize there are many who may not be as fortunate as you in this earthly life.

Tharp Funeral Home & Crematory, Lynchburg, is assisting the family.



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