Johnny was born in Duncan, OK to Leeman and Irene Taylor. He was a proud Chickasaw and member of the warrior society. He served his country proudly in the US Navy and was a carpenter by trade. He is survived by his beloved wife Dixie; daughter, Holly Taylor; son, J.J. Taylor and wife Tessica; sister, Linda and husband Mike Sartin; 3 grandchildren, Brendan and Cody Nash and Trinity Mitchell and a host of nieces, nephews and other family and friends. Services to celebrate Johnny’s life will be Wednesday, November 1, 2017 at 10:00 AM in the chapel of Buchanan Funeral Service.