GILBERTSVILLE — Paul Traylor, 79, of Gilbertsville died Monday, September 2, 2013, at Oakview Manor Healthcare Center in Calvert City. He was the owner of Traylor Trucking, known to his colleagues as “Kentucky Tree Topper.”
He is survived by his wife, Nancy Traylor; two daughters, Julie Christine Murphy of Port Republic, Md., and Teresa Ann Smith of Pontiac, Mich.; one son, Paul Robert “Bob” Church of Kalispell, Mont.; two sisters, Patty Boggs and Betty Sonford, both of South Shore; one brother, Don Traylor of South Shore; seven grandchildren, and four great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by three brothers. His parents were Cecil Traylor and Elizabeth (Bellmey)Traylor.
No services are scheduled. Collier Funeral Home in Benton is in charge of arrangements.