Of Selma, California and Ebenezer, P.E.I., peacefully at home with his wife Barbara by his side on March 5, 2012. John is survived by his beloved wife Barbara Simpson-Taylor; children, Leslie (Danny) Sparks, Mark (Robin) Taylor, Mike (Jennifer) Taylor; and sister Jane Baylard. Fondly remembered by his brothers, sisters-in-law, grandchildren, nieces, nephews and friends. Family in Canada include granddaughter Jiselle Bakker and stepchildren Blaine Simpson, Darla (Aubrey) MacLeod, Kevin (Norma) Simpson, Derrick (Dawn) Simpson, Brenda (Terry) Phillips and Trent (Laura) Simpson. Predeceased by his first wife, Dixie; siblings Mona, Frank, Tut, Bob and Joan. Memorial service to be held at Glasgow Road Presbyterian Church Friday, May 25, 3 p.m.