The Rt. Rev. E. Don Taylor former Vicar Bishop for New York City and pastor of the Kingston Parish Church has died. Bishop Taylor is a former Jamaican Honorary Consul to Atlanta and former pastor of the Episcopal Church of the Holy Cross in Decatur, GA.
Bishop Taylor returned to Jamaica after retiring as the Vicar Bishop for New York and was pastor of the Kingston Parish Church.
The Right Reverend E. Don Taylor was born in Kingston, Jamaica, on September 2, 1937 where he grew up and received his early education. As a child he was greatly influenced by two persons: his paternal grandmother, Adina Taylor, and his headmaster at Kingston College, the Right Reverend Percival William Gibson, who later became Lord Bishop of Jamaica and ordained him to the Diaconate and to the Priesthood.
Bishop Taylor has one daughter, Tara-Elizabeth Angela.
Bishop Taylor has been honored by several groups and organizations in recognition of his untiring service to the community.