Cover photo for Clyde Nelson Taylor's Obituary
Clyde Nelson Taylor Profile Photo
1929 Clyde 2021

Clyde Nelson Taylor

August 5, 1929 — January 21, 2021

Clyde Nelson Taylor, 91, of Ruckersville, Virginia passed away Thursday, January 21, 2021.

He was born August 5, 1929, in Greene County, son of the late Carroll Newman Taylor and Mabel Clair Bickers Taylor.

Clyde is survived by two sons, Nelson Taylor (Robyn) of Richmond, VA and Gary S. Taylor of Ruckersville, VA; two grandchildren, Stephen Craig Taylor (Kristi) and Kristen Taylor McDaniel (James) both of Richmond, VA; brother, Robert Taylor of Charlottesville, VA; sister, Mary Marks of Stanardsville, VA; and many other loving family members and friends.

Clyde was a veteran of the U.S. Army where he served 42 months during the occupation of Germany.  He was a retired employee of Comdial. Clyde was a lifetime resident of Charlottesville and Greene County where he was a member of the American Legion.  He enjoyed baseball/softball and golf where he played as a longtime member of Greene Hills Club.

A private graveside service will be held.

An online guestbook is available at

Ryan Funeral Home of Ruckersville is in charge of arrangements.


To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Clyde Nelson Taylor, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Graveside Service

Wednesday, January 27, 2021

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Visits: 3

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree