Brayden Pierce Taylor, of Liberty, passed away on Wednesday, April 24, 2019, at Casey County Hospital. He was 13.
Born on August 10, 2005, in Danville, Kentucky, he was a son of Chad and Rachel Pierce Taylor of Liberty. Brayden was a seventh grader at Casey County Middle School. He enjoyed swimming, cars, video games and camping.
In addition to his parents, he is survived by a brother, Coleton Ray Taylor; maternal grandparents, Jerry and Sharon Pierce of Liberty; paternal grandparents, Butch and Connie Taylor of Harrodsburg; and a paternal great-grandmother, Lucille Streeval of Liberty. Other survivors include aunts and uncles, Shawn (Lori) Pierce and Crystal (Chris) Hunt; and cousins, Austin, Taylor, Natalie, Addison and Landon.
He is preceded in death by maternal great-grandparents, Bill and June Cravens, Charles Pierce and Opal Thompson; and paternal great-grandparents, Lilburn and Beulah Taylor and Joe Streeval.
The funeral service will be held at 2:00 P.M. on Sunday, April 28, 2019, at Casey County Middle School gymnasium with Bro. Jeric DeVore officiating. Burial will follow in Glenwood Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 6:00 P.M. to 9:00 P.M. on Saturday, April 27, 2019, at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home and from 12:00 P.M. to 2:00 P.M. on Sunday, April 28, 2019, at Casey County Middle School gymnasium.
Memorial contributions may take the form of donations to the UK DanceBlue Kentucky Children's Hospital Hematology/Oncology Clinic at 800 Rose St. Suite 400, Lexington, KY 40536.
Pallbearers will be Coleton Taylor, Chris Hunt, Austin Hunt, Taylor Hunt, Shawn Pierce and Landon Pierce.
Arrangements are entrusted to McKinney-Brown Funeral Home. An online guestbook is available at www.mckinneybrown.com.